Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes ,Podiatry and Metabolic Surgery,Sunrise Institute of Medical Sciences, Kakkanad, Kochi..Centre for Insulin Pump Installation.
Diabetology is a specialized field of endocrinology that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and management of Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetes affects millions the world over, especially in Asia, and Asians worldwide. A Diabetologist treats and follows-up Diabetes through regulation of medication (dosage & timing) and diet. He also detects the potential complications of diabetes like retinopathy, nephropathy peripheral neuropathy and Diabetic foot ulcers very early there by preventing the morbidity and mortality of the patient.
At Sunrise Hospital, we have a full-fledged Diabetology Department catering to the varied needs of diabetics who need dedicated care and treatment. We have a sunrise Diabetic Care Programme which aims for the early detection of diabetic complications. We are doing diabetic- foot surgeries and peripheral angiogram and angioplasty and revascularization of the foot . Our latest, superbly equipped microbiology lab is functional 24 hours to conduct appropriate lab tests to monitor and meet individual needs. A panel of specialized doctors is also available round the clock to evaluate the patient and to give them specialised care.
What is the difference between type 1 & type 2 diabetes in children?
T1D (Type 1 Diabetes) occurs when the pancreas are damaged and produces little or no insulin.
T2D (Type 2 Diabetes) develops in children when their bodies becomes resistant to the effect of insulin and cannot use it properly.
Diabetes is no longer a disability . By following the right Medication, Exercise, and Diet, Diabetes can be very easily brought under control Call us today