Diabetology

Department of Diabetology

Our expert consultant diabetic consultants and specialist nurses at The Srikara Hospitals provide support, advice and intensive management of diabetes, to help patients to lead a full life and reduce the risk of diabetes-related complications.

Our approach to diabetes care

We integrate specialist diabetes care with other specialist services within The London Clinic from initial diagnosis onwards, providing:

  1. Full diabetes assessment and screening for both Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes
  2. Diagnosis, monitoring and supportive cares for women who develop diabetes when they are pregnant (gestational diabetes)
  3. Accurate estimates of cardiovascular risk so that we can take prompt action to deal with any increased risk as quickly as possible
  4. Information, education and support to enable you to understand diabetes and its impact on your body so that you can play a full role in its management
  5. A comprehensive range of diabetes treatment options, including recommendations for diet and lifestyle changes, tablets and insulin therapy
  6. Specialist advice on diet and the importance of eating regularly
  7. Help with taking blood glucose measurements
  8. Advice on how to both treat and avoid low blood sugar (hypoglycaemia – ‘hypos’)
  9. Support for children and teenagers diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes
  10. All the latest information on Type 2 diabetes, metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance
  11. Support and help for when you want to take part in sport, travel abroad with work, have a baby, or just go on holiday, confident that you can still manage your diabetes