affects the whole life of an individual like few other diseases
and requires a multifaceted approach in its management.
Appropriate and effective treatment provided early on by a specialist
along with proper patient education and regular follow up can
ensure a healthy and fulfilling life, free of the potentially
crippling complications of Diabetes.
Even if complications have set in, proper management can prevent
or delay their progression, adding length and quality lo life.
Superior Diabetes Treatment:
Every diabetic is different with his/her own unique pathophysiology
and social setting. We at DTCC recognize and respect this to offer
superior, more effective, personalized care.
Education is key in diabetes management.
Dr. Jain is himself a Cerfified Diabetes Educator (C.D.E.). In
addition we work with several local Registered Dieticians (R.D.s)
and C.D.E.s to help achieve our goals. Important areas emphasized
- Dietary counseling that is practical and tailored
to patients lifestyle and capacity
- Glucose monitoring, goals of control, management
- Insight into how diabetes medications work and
time action profile of insulins
- Role of physical activity, exercise & weight
Insulin Pump Therapy:
We offer and support the use of insulin pumps in the appropriate
patient. Dr. Jain has many years of experience in managing patients
on insulin pumps and uses the latest in insulin pump technology.
Continuous Glucose Monitoring:
We make use of this fairly new technology primarily in
insulin treated patients to fill the gaps where conventional fingerstick
glucose monitoring proves inadequate in meeting glycemic goals.
common disorders affecting the thyroid include:
Thyroid gland, located in the neck secretes thyroid hormone
into the bloodstream. Its essential role is to control the
body's metabolic rate. As most hormones it has significant
effects on most body organs and tissues.
Nodules & Goiters
most thyroid disorders have simple and effective treatments which
makes managing these conditions a satisfying experience for both
the patient and the physician.
Treatment of Thyroid Disease: Dr. Jain has received
his training and has had research experience in thyroidology under
the tutelage of Dr. Lewis Braverman and his team, leading experts
in the field at the University of Massachussets Medical Center.
Certification in Neck Ultrasound.(E.C.N.U.) is a distinction
offered by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology
to recognize Endocrinologists who have proven proficiency in performing
neck ultrasounds and ultrasound guided thyroid biopsies. Dr. Jain
joined the ranks of the few Endocrinologists nationally who have
received the E.C.N.U. certification in August 2011.
Thyroid Ultrasound and Ultrasound
Guided Thyroid Biopsy, when performed by an endocrinologist
trained in its use, it is a powerful tool in the diagnosis &
treatment of thyroid diseases. Dr. Jain has been performing thyroid
ultrasounds in his practice since 2003.
is the study of the endocrine glands or glands that secrete hormones
directly into the bloodstream affecting all tissues in the body
that have receptors for the hormone. We
specialize in treating other disorders of the endocrine system
& Calcium Metabolism
Diabetes & Thyroid
Care Center of
300 NW 70th Ave., Suite 105
Plantation FL 33317
Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
(Closed for Lunch 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm)
We are closed on Saturday and Sunday.
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