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Type 2 Diabetes is the most common type of diabetes. Dr. Gopika Gangupantula offers comprehensive services for patients seeking necessary management of this chronic condition. At Valley Diabetes & Obesity, Dr. Gangupantula provides family support and nutrition counseling or management, all ensuring customized treatment. Each patient’s plan for management differs based on lifestyle, degree of illness, mindset, and health goals. Contact her practice, located in Modesto, California to schedule a consultation and start improving your health today.
Type 2 Diabetes is a strain of diabetes that also affects the way your body handles the glucose in your blood. The majority of people with diabetes have type 2; their bodies do produce insulin, but their cells don’t use it as it’s intended.
It’s a combination of conditions that cause type 2 diabetes. Standalone conditions that contribute to insulin resistance include:
Dr. Gangupantula can best assess your factors for developing diabetes.
Symptoms of type 2 diabetes tend to be very mild and barely noticeable. Possible signs that you may be affected include:
Contact Dr. Gangupantula as soon as you suspect you may be affected by Type 2 diabetes.
Several characteristic risk factors may make you prone to type 2 diabetes. Having these traits that are out of your control might make it statistically more likely for you to be affected, but won’t give you the disease:
Some health-related risk factors that may be controlled with Dr. Gangupantula’s help includes:
There are also risk factors related to your daily habits and lifestyle that are within your control:
In addition to following Dr. Gangupantula’s suggestions and management plan, you can make simple changes in your daily life that can improve your health:
As a Diabetes and Obesity Specialist, Dr. Gangupantula can help you maintain your health. Visit her practice to receive a personalized health plan.