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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   6.66

     challenging words:    deformity, diabetic, gerontology, orthotic, orthotics, podiatrists, residency, undergraduate, communication, circulation, diagnose, salary, intelligent, medication, therapy, commonly
     content words:    Podiatric Medicine

By Jennifer Kenny

1     Carrie injured her foot at a lacrosse game. She was taken to a local hospital. Who was called in to treat her? Who created a plaster cast to fix her bone fracture? A podiatrist.
2     Anthony was a 40-year-old man. He was in a lot of pain. He had an ingrown toenail. Who did he see to fix the problem? He saw a podiatrist.
3     Scott was an 80-year-old diabetic man. As a result of his diabetes, Scott was prone to developing foot ulcers. Who did he see for treatment? He saw a podiatrist.
4     What exactly is a podiatrist? In short, a podiatrist is a foot doctor. More formally, a podiatrist is a doctor who can diagnose and treat problems of the human foot as well as attempt to prevent foot disorders.

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