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Kevin Benedict Kunz, MD
(808) 329-1346
76-6225 Kuakini Hwy Ste B104
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1979

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Lora Lee Hamilton, MD
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Toronto, Fac Of Med, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1985

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John M Tudela
(808) 334-0900
77-6443 Kuakini Hwy
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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William Scott Mandel
(808) 329-7550
76-6246 Alii Dr
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
General Practice

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Julia D Crawford
(808) 334-4400
75-184 Hualalai Rd
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
Family Practice

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Richard Pekala
(808) 329-1346
75-137 Hualalai Rd
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
General Practice

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Joanne C Lombardi
(808) 334-4400
75-184 Hualalai Rd
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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W Scott Mandel, MD
(808) 329-7550
76-6246 Alii Dr Ste 227
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1974

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Mary Katherine Warren
(808) 329-2500
75-5995 Kuakini Hwy
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
General Practice, Family Practice

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Ileana Sanchez
(808) 322-2544
78-6831 Alii Dr Ste K9
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
General Practice, Family Practice

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Diabetes is Growing Field of Treatment for Pharmacists

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As more and more pharmacists become consultants on diseases, learning about diabetes is crucial, says University of Texas at Austin pharmacy faculty member.

Twenty one million Americans have diabetes and approximately six million are unaware that they have the disease. Debra Lopez, a faculty member in The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy and expert in the treatment of diabetes, teaches pharmacy students to learn about symptoms and different options for patients. "Treatment is very individualized," Lopez says. "If a patient is obese, he doesn't want to use a drug that could cause weight gain or, if he has heart failure, the patient should avoid treatments that have the side effect of water weight gain."

Cost, too, is important to examine. Some of the medications have generics. Pharmacists should know how to advise patients on the traditional insulins and the newer insulins.

Lopez also is the residency director of the diabetes and general pharmacy clinic at Blackstock Family Practice in Austin, a rotation site for PharmD students.

Type 2 diabetes is also referred to as non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM), or adult onset diabetes mellitus (AODM). Type 2 diabetes affects nearly 21 million in the United States and nearly 200 million people worldwide. Type 2 diabetes is characterized by high levels of blood sugar, caused by the body...

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