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Which hospital is best for diabetic treatment ?

my father is suffering from diabetic feet and has big ulcers on his feet. could you please suggest a good doctor and a hospital where I can consult my father is suffering from diabetic feet and has big ulcers on his feet. could you please suggest a good doctor and a hospital where I can consult
Tue, 24 Jan 2012
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hi prabha
as ur father has diabetes ,healing take longer time and chance of infection is there.
i advise u to consult surgeon doctor for better dressing
while continue medicine as prescribe by physician.
ulcer will take time to heal.
great care needed to heal it early.
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