Barry A. Katzman, D.P.M As a podiatrist, Dr. Barry Katzman specializes in diagnosing and treating disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower leg. Podiatrists have expertise in orthopedics, radiography, sports medicine, dermatology, and surgery..
248-25 Union Turnpike, Bellerose, NY
Bellerose , 248-25 Union Turnpike, Bellerose, NY 11426 New York
Barry A. Katzman, D.P.M.
Dr. Barry was a great and knowledgeable professional. I believe he was one of the most confident doctors I have seen since moving to NYC. The most important thing he cared about was finding the root of my foot pain and is working to help me find a solution. This was my first visit with Dr. Barry and it was a great experience. He was attentive and addressed all my concerns. I would recommend him to my friends and family...
Rating: 5 / 5 stars

Hyperglycemia VS Hypoglycemia – Know the Difference


HYPERGLYCEMIA
(HIGH BLOOD SUGAR)
VS HYPOGLYCEMIA
(LOW BLOOD SUGAR)
Know the Difference
HIGH BLOOD SUGAR Slow onset Diabetic acidosis    LOW BLOOD SUGAR Rapid onset
Warning Signs: Increased thirst and urination Weakness, abdominal pains,
generalized achesHeavy labored breathing Fruit-like odor
Nausea and vomiting
Warning Signs: Excessive sweating, faintness Headache, hunger Pounding of heart, trembling,
blurred visionLoss of appetite
Irritability
Inability to awaken
Personality change
What to Do:Call doctor immediately Give patient fluids without sugar if able to swallow
Test blood frequently for sugar
What to Do:Take food containing sugar
(Orange juice, sugar
sweetened soda or 6-8
lifesavers)Do not give insulinDo not give anything by mouth if not consciousCall doctor
Causes:Too little insulin Failure to follow diet
Infection, fever
Emotional stress
Causes:Too much insulin Not eating enough food
Unusual amount of exercise
Delayed meals