• Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists

    Board Certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon & Wound Care Specialist located in Dallas, TX

Discover comprehensive and advanced wound care services for your feet with Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists, serving the Dallas, Texas community.

Specialized Wound Care for Your Feet in Dallas, Texas

At Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists, nestled in the heart of Dallas, Texas, we understand the critical importance of prompt and effective wound care for your feet. Your skin is your body’s first line of defense against a myriad of harmful organisms. When it’s compromised, especially on your feet, it’s vital to take immediate and appropriate action.

Why Timely Foot Wound Care Matters

Your feet bear the brunt of daily life – from walking to running, they are under constant pressure and strain. This makes foot wounds particularly susceptible to complications. For individuals with diabetes, the stakes are even higher. Diabetes can impair circulation and nerve function in the feet, making it crucial to address any skin disruptions without delay. Proper care of foot wounds is not just about healing a current injury; it’s about preserving your overall foot health and functionality.

Our Approach to Podiatric Wound Care

  1. Initial Treatment: We begin with thorough cleaning and debridement, ensuring all foreign matter is removed from the wound.
  2. Advanced Dressing Techniques: Foot wounds can’t be treated like other injuries. They require dressings that not only protect but also redistribute pressure away from the wound. This technique, known as off-loading, may involve specialized footwear, inserts, braces, or boots.
  3. Moisture and Protection: We use special dressings to maintain an optimal environment for healing while protecting the wound from external factors.
  4. Medication Management: Topical treatments enhance healing and mitigate infection risks. If necessary, oral antibiotics are prescribed, with strict adherence to the dosage for maximum efficacy.

Specialized Care for High-Risk Patients

Patients with diabetes, venous insufficiency, or certain arterial diseases have unique wound care needs. Our team at Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists is expertly trained to manage these complex cases, ensuring that each treatment plan is tailored to the individual’s overall health and wellness.

The Role of Skin Grafting in Wound Care

For larger, more severe wounds, skin grafting can be a pivotal part of the healing process. Dr. Burge and our team are adept in advanced grafting techniques, including the use of stem cells to promote rapid tissue regeneration and healing. Whether using your own skin, animal tissue, or synthetic options, we are equipped to handle the most challenging wounds.

Ready to Take the Next Step?

Don’t let a foot wound compromise your health and quality of life. If you’re in Dallas, Texas, and in need of expert wound care, Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists is here to help. Schedule your appointment today and experience the best in podiatric care. Call us or book online – your feet will thank you!

I love Dr. McClurkin and Dr. Burge! Everyone is so helpful and they really know what they're doing. I will definitely see them again!
I have plantar fasciitis in both feet and suffered with pain on and off for many years. After trying another round of steroids with little improvement (this time the left foot was the culprit of my pain), Dr. Burge suggested I try their Lunula Laser. I must say I was skeptical at something for which I didn't see or feel anything during treatment. After completing the 6th round I realized I was not feeling the stabbing pain in my heel, that I had used my water socks and been at the pool with no pain afterwards, and I had worn my dressy sandals all weekend long and not complained of pain in my left foot at all! Now, that was a huge success for me! My right foot is acting up a bit now. I know what to do this time. No more steroids! It will be Lunula Laser for me!
Thank you for your excellent care. 🙏🏾💜
Dr Burge does a fantastic job especially with wound care and the office staff are super nice!
Dr. Burge is an amazing provider! I would refer all my friends and family to his office! ❤❤
Dr.Burge and his team are amazing!! I came in with an issue with my toe and he gave me a quick and simple solution. Dr. Burge's bedside manner is incredible, he is patient and takes the time to thoroughly explain his findings. I'd highly recommend him to anyone!
Dr. Burge has an exceptional bedside manner and is an excellent surgeon!
I was referred from a friend who had dr Burge help with his diabetic foot ulcer. My son came in for an ingrown toenail and we could not have been happier with the experience. The staff was fantastic, super friendly and very helpful. Dr burge is a younger guy related well to my teenage son and was very clear in his explanation of what was going on and how the procedure would progress.We would highly recommend him and his office as a great place to go.
UNFORTUNATELY broke my toe multiple times in the same year. FORTUNATELY I found Dr Burge. One of the kindest doctors I've ever met and such an efficient office. I never had to wait more than 5-10 minutes to be seen. I think my toe kept breaking because it liked him that much!
I can’t say enough about dr burge. His bedside manner is something I crave in every interaction I have. My foot could scare a grown man, and he made me feel like I could be a foot model. His attention to detail and gentle touch will never be forgotten.
Dr. Burge treated my ankle pain and it has not returned.
Excellent definitely Foot and Ankle Specialists, will go here for all of my lower extremity issues!
The front office staff was very friendly. Lulu gave great advice when making the appointment, which put me at ease. Dr Burge is very professional and kind. I will definitely return to this office.
I can’t say enough good things about this office! Not an appointment you want to have to make, but they make the experience so much better! Professional, friendly, knowledgeable and they truly care about you.
Absolutely an amazing doctor and staff! Top Doc!
Great experience from the moment I walked into this clinic, Lulu greeted me and was really patient about answering all my questions.
Lulu was so kind and the place was fast and efficient!
The wait time is quick and staff is kind
Dr.Burge was kind and professional!! And very knowledgeable staff
Had a great appointment with Dr. Burge! He is very patient & knowledgeable and I did not feel rushed at all. He took time to address the issues I was having & was able to correct them while I was there!
In and out. Very thorough. The Dr. Is very nice and explains everything in detail. Respects his patients. The other staff including front desk are all very kind and courteous.
Friendly staff
Great office staff. And I like that the doctor is never to busy t[ answer all your questions.
Great service, Wonderful doctor, and Superb staff. I can't express how great of care Lakewood Foot and Ankle Special done for me. Awesome 👌 work!!!!
I was pleasantly surprised with Dr.Burge's professional manner and would recommend him to anyone who needs a Podiatrist. Very knowledgeable on every level.
THE Best Podiatrist in this 5 mile radius of town (White Rock Lake)! No one comes close to Dr. Burge.He takes the time to answer your questions and actually cares about his patients. An expert in bunion surgery, trauma AND wound care! 🤘🏼
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Hours

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Address

1130 Beachview St Suite 200, Dallas, TX 75218

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