A Guide To Effective Forefoot Salvage Procedures

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By Eric M. Feit, DPM, and Mary M. Peters, DPM

Dr. Feit (on the right) is a Fellow of the American College of Foot And Ankle Surgeons and practices privately in San Pedro and Torrance, Calif. He is Past President of the Los Angeles chapter of the American Diabetes Association.
Dr. Peters is a surgical resident at the San Pedro Peninsula Hospital in San Pedro, Calif.

Dr. Steinberg (pictured) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics/Podiatry Service at the University of Texas Health Science Center.



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