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Extremity Healthcare, Inc. & Village Podiatry Centers partner with Emory Healthcare Network in Georgia and Atlanta

ATLANTA – Village Podiatry Group, the largest podiatric medicine and surgery practice in Georgia, is partnering with the Emory Healthcare Network and with Emory’s Orthopedics & Spine Center in an effort to broaden patient access to podiatric care. “We are very pleased to partner with Emory Healthcare whose prestigious academic institution is known throughout the …

Foot Health Highlight: Pediatric Foot Injury and When to Be Concerned About Damage to Your Child’s Growth Plate

Whenever podiatrists hear of a child suffering from an injury, we automatically worry about possible damage to growth plates. It’s a legitimate concern that needs to be thoroughly evaluated upon presentation to the doctor. When dealing with lower extremity injuries the podiatrist will typically x-ray and clinically evaluate the injury to determine if the area in and …

Foot Health Highlight: HPV of the Foot and Treatment Options for Plantar Warts

If you’ve noticed new, small areas of growth on the sole of your child’s foot recently, there’s no need to panic. More than likely your child has been exposed to Human Papilloma Virus (HPV); a virus that can infect the skin leading to the development of plantar warts. Plantar warts are the most common infection …

What Is Diabetic Neuropathy?

In 2002, according to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease, approximately 65% of those living with diabetes also had some degree of correlated neuropathy. In many cases, it is the symptoms of neuropathy that lead to the diagnosis of diabetes, because these symptoms indicate to the patient that there may be …

Village Podiatry Centers now offers high quality MRI imaging directly to their patients

Village Podiatry Centers (VPC), a division of Extremity Healthcare, Inc. (EHI) now performs MRI of extremities in an open MRI system with patient comfort and convenience in mind. Village Podiatry Centers now offers high quality MRI imaging directly to their patients. These images are versatile enough to help diagnose and treat a broad range of …

Village Podiatry Centers announces acquisition of Turner Podiatry and Wound Care

Village Podiatry Centers is proud to announce that they have acquired Turner Podiatry and Wound Care located at 625 Cook St, Royston, GA 30662.  This acquisition further increases Village Podiatry`s share of the North East Georgia marketplace.  Turner Podiatry and Would Care was previously owned by Dr. William Barry Turner who passed away earlier this …