Q&A with Maria E. Pena, MD, from North Shore LIJ: Treating Diabetes and Obesity in a Vast Patient Population

Treating patients with obesity or diabetes is no easy task for doctors despite the large number of options available to them and their patients. Taking into account the demographics of the patient population as well as the overall health of their individual patient.


Maria Pena, MD, from the North Shore LIJ Health System, discusses how patients with type 2 diabetes are the focus of a large number of healthcare specialists, and finding new ways to help them manage their health has made significant progress in recent years.