Factors that contribute to diabetes
A family history of diabetes means that you may be more at risk.
High fat levels can make your cells more resistant to insulin.
Lack of activity
A sedentary lifestyle is a big risk factor for diabetes.
At the first consultation, we will discuss your options in managing your diabetes and kidney health.
Once treatment begins, we work with you to manage your health.
How a Nephrologist Will Help with Diabetes
Diabetes is a chronic condition that requires ongoing support in order to control, and the condition places immense stress on the kidneys. Kidney Consultants of El Paso provides expert support for diabetes patients in managing the effect their condition has on their kidney health. We may recommend diet and lifestyle changes to reduce your symptoms, as well as strategies to manage your blood pressure.
Our Treatment Process
Schedule an Appointment
Preventing kidney damage as a result of diabetes starts with making an appointment.
We evaluate your kidney health with a thorough evaluation of your health.
Treatment begins, and we consistently monitor your progress.
How Diabetes is Treated
The success of diabetes treatment in reducing kidney disease begins with the correct diet.
Control of blood sugar levels
Diabetes treatment requires regular monitoring of blood sugar levels to keep them within safe ranges.
Medications such as those that reduce blood pressure are extremely important in preventing damage to the kidneys.