Are your feet ready for the sun?

March 28, 2017 | posted in: Articles, Latest News | by

A few important summer foot facts to keep in mind before the warm weather and summer fun starts! Tweets by FootHealthFacts

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Dr Peter Blume Co-Guest Editor and feature article co-author for the “Foot and Ankle Quarterly” Limb Preservation issue.

February 13, 2017 | posted in: Uncategorized | by

Dr Peter Blume recently worked as a Co-Guest Editor and feature article co-author for the “Foot and Ankle Quarterly” Limb Preservation issue. click the images below to read more

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Dr. Peter Blume to speak at the 3rd Annual Wound Science Symposium

February 5, 2017 | posted in: Latest News, Uncategorized | by

Dr Peter Blume will be the Keynote Speaker at the 3rd Annual Wound Science Symposium March 31, 2017 7:30 am -4: pm

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Are your feet ready for the Holiday Season?

December 11, 2016 | posted in: Articles, Latest News | by

Here are 5 tips from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons for healthy happy holiday feet!  

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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..

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Dr. Peter Blume to Provide Keynote Lecture at the 2016 APMA Region One Conference

October 26, 2016 | posted in: Latest News, Upcoming Events | by

This year’s conference Keynote Speaker is  Peter A. Blume, DPM, FACFAS. Dr. Blume will be lecturing on Plastic Surgery For Foot and Ankle Surgeons as well as participating as a part of multiple panels to discuss limb salvage and trends in diabetic wound management and Rearfoot & Ankle Surgery.   Click here for more information.

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Dr. Peter Blume leads chronic limb ischemia clinic

October 13, 2016 | posted in: Latest News | by

The Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) Clinic is dedicated to treating and managing patients with critical limb ischemia, including non healing foot or lower extremity wounds, diabetic foot and ankle complications, peripheral artery disease and other risk factors. To find out more about this clinic, Diagnosis and treatment a pamphlet can be read or downloaded here..

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Affiliated Foot and and Ankle surgeons sponsors the 2016 Closer to Free ride.

September 17, 2016 | posted in: Latest News | by

Affiliated Foot and and Ankle surgeons has sponsored the Closer to Free ride for Yale New Haven Hospital six years in a row. Photo:Dr.Peter Blume and daughter

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New York Times: “The Hazards of Ankle Sprains”

August 1, 2016 | posted in: Articles, Latest News | by

A recent article written by Jane E Brody and published in the New York times dubbed “The Hazards of Ankle Sprains” writes         Every day in the United States, about 28,000 people sprain an ankle. Too often the injury is dismissed as “just a sprain,” with no specific treatment and a return to full activity..

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Dr Peter Blume featured in Ilizarov external fixation frame removal.

July 13, 2016 | posted in: Latest News | by

Early detection has been proven to not only improve the patients quality of life, but also provides the experienced foot and ankle surgeon the opportunity to correct the damaged foot by using advanced surgical techniques like circular external fixation.

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