Medical Pedicure Specialist Aldona Danylienė

Education background:

In 1979, acquired a nurse’s qualification at Klaipėda Medical School (currently: Faculty of Health Sciences of Klaipėda State College).
In 1994, acquired a bachelor’s degree in Nursing and Rehabilitation at Klaipėda University.

The specialist advises patients and their relatives on relevant nutrition, as well as other issues related to the control and preventive management of diabetes mellitus. The purpose of regular assistance is to help prevent or delay the complications of diabetes.

Specialty

The medical pedicure specialist and the professional diabetes nurse provide the following services:

  • Consultations
  • Medical pedicure (patient treatment: foot callus and hardened skin layer removal, cutting and filing healthy and deformed toenails with specialist equipment, treatment of ingrown toenails and toenails affected by fungus, the scraping of the soles; consulting patients on foot care)
  • Diabetic foot care (removal of hyperkeratosis, management of ulcers)
  • The specialist advises patients and their relatives on relevant nutrition, as well as other issues related to the control and preventive management of diabetes mellitus. The purpose of regular assistance is to help prevent or delay the complications of diabetes.
Membership in professional organizations:

  • Board of the Lithuanian Diabetes Association
  • Lithuanian Nurses in Diabetes Association
  • Foundation of European Nurses in Diabetes