We are keeping our office open to make sure our patients with infection, injuries and pain are cared for in our clean, uncrowded office instead of having to go to an Urgent Care or ER where they run the risk of being exposed to COVID-19.

Diabetic Foot Ulcer Trial

Dr Chiu is conducting a clinical trial with Lifenet Health. It involves a placental membrane graft approved for use on healing chronic diabetic foot ulcers. The clinical trial requires that we randomize patients to receive either standard of wound care, or the product. Cost of care is covered by the company either way, so participants will not need medical insurance. Participants must be able to commit to weekly appointments with Dr Chiu in Albuquerque, and each visit you will be compensated $50 for your time and travel. Our address is:

8080 Academy Rd NE Suite C

Albuquerque, NM 87111

The major inclusion criteria are as follows:

Age 21-80

Must have diabetes

Must not have active infection

The major exclusion criteria are as follows:

Pregnant

Hemoglobin A1c over 12

On dialysis

To see if you would qualify for the trial, call our clinic (505)247-4164 to schedule a pre-screening telephone appointment

Author
Dr Haywan Chiu, DPM Haywan Chiu

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