Yes, diabetes can harm your nerves. That damage, called neuropathy, may be painful. It can happen in several ways, and they all seem to be related to blood sugar levels being too high for too long. To prevent it, work with your doctor to manage your blood sugar. You may hear your doctor mention the four types of diabetes-related neuropathy: peripheral, autonomic, proximal, and focal.
The key to significant and lasting neuropathy relief is finding and treating the root cause, not just the symptoms. With this approach, patients experience:
With Dr. Charles Ferrante’s consultation, you’ll receive a neuropathy sensory evaluation kit mailed to your home, two 45-minute one-on-one telemedicine meetings with our doctor during which consultation and exam are performed and a report of findings that includes an individualized diagnosis and treatment plan are included— all for only $49. Book your consultation today to finally start treating the problem instead of just the symptoms!