Endocrinology & Diabetes

Centre for Endocrinology & Diabetes

The Department of Endocrinology at Aster RV Hospital JP Nagar, Bangalore is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to treat ailments such as diabetes and endocrine-related diseases. Our team of medical experts and endocrinologists in Bangalore provide consultation, diagnostic, and therapeutic solutions to manage diabetes, pituitary disorders, physical growth disorders, hormonal disorders, adrenal disorders, and thyroid disorders. The Department of Endocrinology at Aster RV, one of the best diabetes hospitals in Bangalore offers a wide range of treatment for endocrine and metabolic diseases.

 

At Aster RV JP Nagar, the Department of Endocrinology is committed to providing the best medical care and preventive services for patients who are at risk of diabetes and thyroid disorders. The endocrinology department is well-equipped with advanced technologies and diabetes specialists to provide optimal care and comfort to patients.

 

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What is Diabetes?

Diabetes is not just about the management of blood sugar level, it is beyond that. Sugar control is an important and integral part of diabetes management. 

It is essential to reduce the risk of various complications like cardiovascular, cerebrovascular, neuropathy, heart attacks, kidney failure and diabetes retinopathy.   

Which is the commonest cause of blindness in the world?

Diabetic retinopathy or damage to the retina due to uncontrolled diabetes is the commonest cause of blindness in the world. It is important to undergo diabetes retina screening done at least once a year. 

What is Diabetes beyond sugar?

It is identifying the risk of a diabetes patient developing diabetes-related complications like heart disease, blood pressure, and kidney disease. This is done while the blood sugar controls are taken care of. 

Can low blood sugars be dangerous and how?

Yes, low blood sugars can be dangerous, it is called hypoglycemia in medical terms.  Severe hypoglycemia can lead to seizures, coma, and even death

What are the signs and symptoms the diabetes patients should be watching?

The first and foremost patient should be watching is the symptoms of Hypoglycemia, sweating, palpitations, feeling hungry, very weak and tired, giddiness, feeling like collapsing, drained out and feeling hungry, blood sugar level less than 70mg/dl. In these situations, you can treat the situation by eating 3 to 4 glucose tablets or 3 to 5 hard candies that can be chewed quickly. You may even drink 4 ounces of fruit juice. Even after this, the situation does not improve,  visit the Best Diabetes Hospital in Bangalore to avail highest quality medical treatment from an expert endocrinologist. 

Other important symptoms are:

  • Diabetes on heart - chest discomfort, shortness of breath, swelling of legs, fluctuating blood sugars, and recurring dizziness. 

  • Diabetes on the brain - stroke or mini-stroke symptoms are slurring of speech, visual disturbances, weakness of the body (arms/ legs) and severe headache or deviation of face to one side (facial nerve palsy).

  • Diabetes on Kidney - Swelling of legs, shortness of breath and recurrent urine infections etc.


Why is it important to get diabetes treatment quickly?

To control blood sugar levels as they can damage other parts of the body. If you need diabetes treatment then get in touch with the Best Endocrinology Hospital in Bangalore.

Who is the best specialist to consult for diabetes?

It is a common question asked by people when it comes to the management of diabetes. Endocrinology is a specialty that deals with hormonal abnormality i.e. hormone overproduction of underproduction. 

A doctor who is well-trained in the diagnosis and management of hormone-related conditions including diabetes is called an Endocrinologist.  

Consult the Top Endocrinologist in Bangalore at Aster RV Hospital, JP Nagar.

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