Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic Neuropathy is a neurological condition that is damage to the nerves due to the diabetes condition.  The elevation of blood sugar levels for a long period of time is related to diabetic neuropathy.  Diabetic neuropathy ranges from mild to debilitating causing for a serious complication of diabetes.  Once neuropathy is obtained it will not disappear, but symptoms are generally manageable.  

4 Different Types of Neuropathy 

  • Peripheral Neuropathy- In hands, legs, or arms
  • Autonomic Neuropathy- In bladder, heart, lungs, eyes, sex organs, stomach, intestines
  • Mononeuropathy- In face, torso, and legs

Diabetic Neuropathy Risk Factors

  • High blood sugar 
  • Genetics 
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Smoking 
  • Nerve inflammation 

Treatment for Diabetic Neuropathy Symptoms

  • ASTR® Tools: Our doctors use a variety of ASTR® tools to release scar tissue and myofascial restriction, which can decrease pain and give symptom relief.
  • Special exercise program to decrease inflammation, strengthen the muscles, and help the patient to return to normal function and activities.
  • ASTR is a holistic, non-invasive, and long-term pain relief