Dr. Peter Blume lectured at the Tapion hospital in St. Lucia on limb preservation.  He lectured to the Saint Lucia medical and dental association and discussed the importance of saving limbs.  His presentation included many facets involved in the diagnosis and treatment of diabetic foot infections and gangrene.  He also discussed recent literature in reference to limb reconstruction and the newest  techniques for limb preservation.

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Affiliated Foot and Ankle Surgeons are foot and ankle surgeons in New Haven, Connecticut. They provide the best podiatric care to patients with foot and ankle problems. Dr. Peter Blume and Dr. Farlyn Charlot-Hicks are Connecticut's best foot and ankle surgeons. You can contact them at (203) 397-0624.