Diabetic Neuropathy or nerve pain is a common complication of long standing Diabetes. The condition affects the legs/feet commonly but it can spread to hands also in severe cases. The symptoms are mild for some people while it could be very painful for others. Symptoms include numbness, tingling, burning, pins and needles sensation, weakness, and so on. A proper diagnosis of this painful condition is crucial for a successful treatment. The condition cannot be cured but the symptoms could be successfully managed.
In addition to the treatment of the symptoms with medication, there are a few injections/procedures that could be life changing for the right patient. Please contact our office to schedule an appointment with Dr. Katukuri.