In diabetic patients, it is extremely important to take proper care of the kidneys. They are very sensitive to the effects of excessive blood sugar levels. A comprehensive check-up for chronic complications is performed annually in all patients. In case of impaired kidney function, patients also seen by the nephrologist. Dialysis patients and patients undergoing kidney transplantation also have regular consultations with the nephrologist.
For specialized dietary advice: diabetes and kidney disease you can go to Kimberly Pierna, diabetes educator-dietitian.
To book an appointment, please contact the Diabetes Clinic on 02 257 53 52.