Fall prevention awareness week: Podiatric Medical Services can help prevent debilitating and fatal falls

Dr. Spohn-Gross says that the CDC and various studies found that foot pain is one of the leading causes of falls amongst seniors. Feet tends to flatten and widen with loss of elasticity in their tendons and ligaments.

Moving towards collaborative Healthcare

When podiatric service is included in healthcare facilities it decreases cost incurred on healthcare and prevents further health issues. This was studied and proved in the new research conducted by New York State Podiatric Medical Association (NYSPMA).