Looking to control your blood sugar levels and your weight? Your doctor may be your best supporter in helping you create a type 2 diabetes treatment plan. Always be open and honest with him or her, and don’t be afraid to ask questions. Your doctor can be your partner on this journey.
What can your primary care doctor help you do?
Put together a plan
How? By working with you to create a type 2 diabetes treatment plan that’s right for you. And by helping you build a team of skilled health care professionals that can help you set realistic goals for living with type 2 diabetes.
Set achievable goals
When you set unrealistic goals and don’t meet them, you may feel like you’ve failed, which can take a serious emotional toll. Your doctor can help you set realistic goals related to your type 2 diabetes. That way, you’re more likely to meet your goals.