Type 2 Diabetes refers to a condition in which the body’s ability to produce or use insulin to lower blood sugar is impaired (called insulin resistance). Too much sugar in the blood over time can lead to serious health problems.
Glucose is the main fuel source for the body’s cells and organ systems to function correctly. It’s also the brain’s main source of fuel.
“Optimizing your blood sugar metabolism is the key to preventing or reversing Type 2 Diabetes risk.”
Dr. Shapiro takes a proactive, functional medicine approach to identify the root cause of your high blood sugar and risk for diabetes.
As part of your initial consultation, you can expect specific fasting blood work, microbiome stool testing, and a detailed medical history and physical exam.
This allows Dr. Shapiro to create a personalized treatment program designed to effectively manage your blood sugar and reverse your risk for Type 2 Diabetes.
These programs include:
Dr. Shapiro takes a result-driven approach to optimize your glucose metabolism and lower your risk for Type 2 Diabetes.
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