Internal medicine is the medical branch that deals with the examination, investigation and treatment of various health concerns, diseases and disorders related to different internal body organs. Apart from internists specialized in general internal medicine, there are doctors who are specialized in one of the subspecialties of this field, such as endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, nephrology and pulmonology, among others.
Diabetology covers all aspects related to the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes. Diabetologists are usually endocrinologists who are specialized in metabolic disorders and usually work together with the patients suffering from diabetes, in order to help them bring their blood sugar under control, have an appropriate diet and take the most suitable treatment.
There are a great number of highly experienced internists in Dubai, and you can choose where to go for an initial consultations, depending on the problems or health concerns you have or the chronic disease you suffer from. Some of the services provided by the highly qualified doctors specialized in this field include the diagnosis, management and treatment of any type of respiratory, renal or gastrointestinal diseases and the examination and treatment of liver health problems, among others. After an initial consultation with one of the general internists, he or she might recommend that you go for further investigations and see a specialist in a specific subfield for further treatment and medical care. For example, if after detailed examination and investigations the doctor diagnoses the patient with diabetes, it is necessary that he goes for regular consultations with a doctor that is specialized in managing this type of metabolic disorders, so that the patient can keep his health issues under control.
The highly qualified diabetologists in Dubai are able to recommend the best solutions to patients suffering from diabetes, explaining the importance of prevention and providing treatment for any types of acute or chronic complications. Furthermore they take care of the monitoring of the general health of the patient and keeping their condition under control, providing regular blood sugar checks and prescribing adequate treatment for the specific type of diabetes the patient is suffering from, such as insulin dependent or non insulin dependent diabetes or gestational diabetes. Also, the doctors offer counseling on the food restrictions and the recommended diet and exercise regimes recommended for the condition of each specific patient. Sometimes, patients are also advised how to check their blood sugar level and what to do in the case they notice that something is not normal.