The A-team who can save diabetics from amputation: So why aren’t there more like them all over Britain?
- Steuart Robson, aged 63, first experienced pain in his left leg in 1994
- The father-of-three had been diagnosed aged 23 with type 1 diabetes
- By late 2009, Steuart’s doctors thought amputation was his only option
- But his wife, Sally, found out about a multi‑disciplinary diabetic foot clinic
- The clinic consists of a range of specialists including vascular surgeons