Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association
The Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA) is an organization dedicated to serving its membership through education, public awareness, and government representation. It also provides representation to healthcare provider communities-at-large, healthcare reimbursement agencies, and national podiatric organizations.
Thank you to all who contributed and attended the 2016 CPMA Symposium. Come back and visit for future CPMA updates and the 2017 Symposium announcement.
CPMA in the News...
Value of Care by Podiatrists: Saving Limbs, Saving Lives
Podiatrists Help Prevent Diabetes Complications
Two recent studies evaluated care by podiatrists for patients with diabetes. These studies demonstrated that compared to other health-care professionals, podiatrists are best equipped to treat lower extremity complications from diabetes, prevent amputations, reduce hospitalizations, and provide savings to our health-care delivery systems.
News You Can Use
|Keep on Your Toes: How to Wear Flip-Flops Safely
It’s an unwelcome fact that warm weather lovers don’t want to hear: your favorite pair of flip-flops are bad for your health.
|Foot Pain Making 72 Percent of Americans Fat
A staggering 72 percent of Americans say they do not exercise because foot pain prevents them from doing so, according to a recent APMA survey
|Stride Rite, APMA Collaborate on Fit Events
Parents to learn about the "ritefit" for their child and get APMA shoe shopping tips
|Foot-Friendly Tips to Prevent Common Running Injuries
A detrimental foot or ankle injury can quickly stop runners in their tracks. Follow these APMA tips for prevention.