Marwan Hamaty, MD

Marwan Hamaty, MD

Marwan Hamaty, MD, MBA, is a staff endocrinologist at Cleveland Clinic’s Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute. Dr. Hamaty is mainly interested in clinical practice and clinical research in diabetes and related conditions, in addition to prior work in basic research. His research work has appeared in several publications.

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How to Manage Your Diabetes in Extreme Summer Heat

Tags: celebrate spring, dehydration, diabetes, spring, summer, tips for winter weather, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, winter

Extreme temperatures can make it difficult for diabetics to manage blood sugar levels. Read a physician’s tips on how to keep blood glucose under control in all weather.

Holiday Treats

10 Holiday Survival Tips If You Have Diabetes

Tags: blood sugar, diabetes, glucose, healthy diet, holiday season, holidays, obesity, snacking, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes

The holidays tempt us with sugary, rich foods. Is it OK to indulge a little, even though you have diabetes? Marwan Hamaty, MD, talks about holiday challenges for those with diabetes.

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Your Best Strategies for Preventing Diabetes

Tags: blood glucose test, blood sugars, diabetes, HDL, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity, Type 2 diabetes

If you’re at risk for diabetes, Marwan Hamaty, MD, MBA, talks about the best ways you can prevent the onset of the disease.


Why People With Diabetes Need a Flu Shot

Tags: diabetes, flu, flu season, flu vaccine, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, vaccines

If you have diabetes – even if it’s well controlled -- it’s important to get the flu shot. With your immune system already weakened, taking extra precautions against infections is important.

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Diabetes and the Night Shift Factor

Tags: diabetes, stress, Type 2 diabetes, work, workplace health

People who work irregular hours with night and rotating shifts may be at greater risk to develop diabetes and obesity. Endocrinologist Marwan Hamaty, MD, talks about how to minimize your risk.

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Beware Bogus ‘Wilson’s Syndrome’ Diagnosis

Tags: fatigue, sleep, thyroid, thyroid hormone, Wilson's Syndrome

The false diagnosis of “Wilson’s syndrome” has spread online as an answer to fatigue and other common conditions. The treatment recommended by its promoter can cause dangerous and long-term side effects.

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4 FAQs About Diabetes

Tags: blood glucose test, blood pressure, blood sugar, diabetes, hypertension, insulin, kidney disease, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes

March 26 is Diabetes Alert Day. Endocrinologist Marwan Hamaty, MD, MBA, reveals the most common questions he hears from patients about controlling diabetes and blood sugar, taking insulin and avoiding dialysis.