The best ways to prevent an amputation are to:
Prevent: damage to your blood vessels and damage to your nerves by controlling your blood sugar levels, taking regular exercise and having regular medical checks.
Prevent: soft tissue and structural damage to your feet by wearing the correct footwear, having a gait assessment and visiting your chiropodist or podiatrist regularly.
If this happens your feet are considered to be:
Feet at risk
If this is the case you are much more lightly to suffer an: