Diabetes Management

Primary care has become a center point for diabetes management. Regular visits with your Primary Care Provider have been proven to result in more frequent controlled A1C’s. At Southern New Hampshire Internal Medicine, our team of dedicated Diabetes Care Providers will closely monitor your health to achieve the best possible control of your blood glucose.

Diabetes is a major worldwide epidemic with >415 million individuals living with the disease.. According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes affects 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3% of the population. Diabetes management in the United States presents several challenges: 20% of individuals with diabetes remain undiagnosed, 1.4 million new cases are diagnosed annually, and one-third of adults with diabetes are not at the general recommended A1C goal of <7%. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, primary care visits accounted for 52.3% of all medical office visits in the United States in 2013. Diabetes was the fifth ranked primary diagnosis for such visit.

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