Diabetes is a chronic disease which affects the mind as well as the body, a leading cause of disability and death worldwide. At SBMU we provide a multidisciplinary approach, where the emphasis is on patient empowerment. We believe that it is not possible to manage chronic disease without active involvement and cooperation of the patient. A comprehensive care package is provided, which includes assessment by diabetes specialist nurses as well as consultant diabetologist which creates an individualized plan, to be followed at regular intervals, the so called Diabetes Management Plan
An assessment of all body systems, inclusive of heart, eyes, feet as well as a thorough biochemical profiling to asses cardiac risk, sugar control, organ damage and deficiency of vital vitamins like B12 and Vit D. in addition the psychological and social wellbeing is addressed in addition to sexual health.