Signs of Peripheral Artery Disease

Signs of Peripheral Artery Disease

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a very common circulation problem that frequently goes undiagnosed for long periods of time. Consequently, a variety of other conditions can develop, many of which are first detected by changes that occur in your legs, feet, and other extremities.

The constriction of the arteries that is caused by this disease can cause a variety of symptoms, some of which include the following:

If you are experiencing signs of PAD, a foot care specialist can help diagnose this condition and look for other related complications. Dr. Scott Nelson of Foot and Ankle Medical Clinic in Garland, TX, is a board-certified and highly experienced podiatrist who has helped people suffering from all types of foot and ankle injuries and deformities. From bunions, to diabetic foot problems, sports injuries and fungal nails, you can trust that Dr. Nelson and his staff are wholeheartedly devoted to your foot health. Please contact our office with any questions you may have or to schedule an appointment by calling 972-414-9800.

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