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Dr. Lyudmila Shvets, MD

Endocrinology-Diabetes

Dr. Lyudmila Shvets MD is a top Endocrinology-Diabetes in Brooklyn, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Lyudmila Shvets MD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Lyudmila Shvets MD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Lyudmila Shvets MD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Lyudmila Shvets MD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
9 years Experience
Dr. Lyudmila Shvets, MD
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • St. George's University School of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Why are my blood sugar levels fluctuating so much?

Blood sugars fluctuate in people without diabetes, but that fluctuation is more pronounced in people with diabetes. The cause is multifactorial, and depends on the kind of food READ MORE
Blood sugars fluctuate in people without diabetes, but that fluctuation is more pronounced in people with diabetes. The cause is multifactorial, and depends on the kind of food you are eating, the portion size particularly carbohydrate-reach foods, the amount of exercise you are doing, the water consumption, other physical activity and stress levels just to include some of the causes. Other medications can cause higher sugar fluctuations such as steroids. Illnesses or infections can also cause higher sugar readings.

Can diabetes cause frequent urinary infections?

Great question, I get it a lot from patients. People with diabetes, are generally at a higher risk of infections, because bacteria is attracted to sugar. The higher the sugar, READ MORE
Great question, I get it a lot from patients. People with diabetes, are generally at a higher risk of infections, because bacteria is attracted to sugar. The higher the sugar, the higher the risk of infection. In order to help prevent these, you can work with your doctor and nutritionist to lower your A1C and improve diabetes control.