Diabetes is the 21st century epidemic of the civilized world. It takes toll on the individual, the immediate family and the community. Our program includes a highly specialized team dedicated to the patient care including medical care, dietary advice, life style and exercise initiatives and close monitoring and nurturing of positive behaviors. The program is under the leadership of our board certified medical professionals including our doctors, nurses and diabetes educator.
We offer on site diabetic eye exams to test for diabetic retinopathy. There are no drops or dilation of the eyes required for this test. One picture of each eye is taken to be reviewed by a specialist.
Our insulin pump program is closely integrated with comprehensive diabetes care incorporating the most advanced medical technology in insulin delivery and monitoring with the ultimate goal of providing tight blood sugar control leading to better health with less diabetes complications and a more flexible lifestyle.
We offer on site metabolic evaluations resulting in an individualized lifestyle and medical approach to this complex problem. Before entering the program, all of our patients undergo a thorough medical evaluation to rule out common medical conditions known to impair the energy balance.
Diabetes and other medical conditions lead to diminished circulation in vascular beds including the lower extremities. Simple, non-invasive techniques available in our office can diagnose and alert for these potentially dangerous conditions, thus leading to appropriate medical care with the ultimate goal of preventing extremity loss and other critical vascular events.