- Individual as well as patients group education
- Diabetes clinical consultation with a doctor
- Pre pregnancy counselling and diabetes in pregnancy management
- Insulin Pump service
- Feet check up and dealing with feet problems
- Eye screening
- Lipids (High cholesterol) management
- Hypertension (High blood pressure) management
- We are recruiting Type 1 Diabetics for DAFNE training (1st of its nature in Pakistan)
DESMOND-(Diabetes Education & Self Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed Patients
AIMS launched an educational program for ongoing and newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetes patients at Diabetes Hospital & Research Center Hayatabad.The Purpose of this programme includes patients' education about diabetes and self management for this long term condition.
Dr. Hamza who is an MRCP in Diabetes and Endocrine leads this programme.
Timing: 01:00 to 02:00 PM
Day: Every Wednesday
We aim to provide high standad of care. Our experience doctors will provide you the upto date treatement about diabetes and they are capable of dealing with its complications.
We aim to have tight control of blood sugar for young women planning pregnancy to have best outcomes. In ladies with diabetes who are pregnant, we follow them very closely along with an obstetrician to prevent foetal and maternal complications. This guideline covers managing diabetes and its complications in women who are planning pregnancy or are already pregnant. It aims to improve the diagnosis of gestational diabetes and help women with diabetes to self-manage their blood glucose levels before and during pregnancy.
We have the expertise of initiating and monitoring insulin pump for type 1 diabetes who qualify insulin pump criteria.
Our circle of care comprises feet check for every new patient. We follow NICE guidance for categorising feet risk. Furthermore, we have dedicated foot clinic lead by a consultant every Thursday moning where we deal with all diabetes related foot problem.
Currently Eye screening is a part of our "Circle of Care". We check the fundus of every new patient and annualy if no issues. If any treatment needed at any stage, we have a consultant Ophthalmogoist who runs a clinic every Thursday morning.
We aim to control the lipids tightly in diabetic patients as suggested by the available clinical evidence. Furthermore, we deal with isolated problem of high cholestrol and raised blood presure.
We follow NICE targets for blood pressure control in our diabetic patients. We also have the expertise of treating familial and secondary hypertension.
Currently we are in the process of recruting type 1 diabetes patients for DAFNE training. This will enable them to adjust their insulin to what they eat and give them flexibility in their lives.