Local, Published Diabetic Foot Care Expert Offers Services at Orthopedic Associates

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Board-certified podiatrist R Randal Aaranson, D.P.M., of Orthopedic Associates is a foot and ankle expert with a specialized focus in diabetic foot and wound care. Dr. Aaranson recently authored and published a book to help prevent infection and other complications for diabetic patients titled “Diabetic Foot Care: Walking in Wellness.” Patients in need of specialized foot and ankle care are encouraged to call (314) 569-0616 to schedule an appointment.

Serving the foot and ankle needs of the St. Louis area for 30 years, Dr. Aaranson offers comprehensive podiatric care, from fractures and bunions to neuropathy and other diabetic foot problems. In fact, his dedication to this specialized area of medicine is the reason he published his book on preventative foot care measures.

“Every patient has their own individual needs and challenges, including diabetic patients, who all need routine treatment and preventive care from an understanding provider with unique expertise,” said Dr. Aaranson. “I am honored to serve our community at Orthopedic Associates and help my neighbors stay on their feet, and I am committed to seeing patients experience relief and receive the treatment they deserve.”

Dr. Aaranson attended medical school at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia and completed his residency at Central Medical Center in St. Louis. After practicing in St. Louis for 17 years, he proudly joined Orthopedic Associates in 2008. Dr. Aaranson is on the medical staffs of Des Peres Square Surgery Center, St. Louis Surgical Center, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, SSM St. Joseph Hospital West, and Des Peres Hospital.

Dr. Aaronson is also an attending physician in the St. Louis region, teaching surgical residents. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Aaranson, please call (314) 569-0616.