Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability within the US and around the world. The abrupt increase in the incidence of diabetes has been linked to different factors from genetics to major shifts in behavioral norms in our society.
In addition to extensive clinical work, Dr. Barboza has been a part of different research projects studying insulin resistance, diabetes management and the impact of improving diabetes control in patient outcomes.
At Zenu Center for Endocrinology, Metabolism and Weight Management, we provide state-of-the-art technology, medications and nutritional counseling to our patients aiming to improve their quality of life as well as glucose control.
Insulin pump training/set up and monitoring as well as personal continuous glucose monitoring interpretations are offered to our patients. Additionally, professional continuous glucose monitors are used to detect low and high blood sugars excursions facilitating therapy adjustments.