Your GP and diabetes

You see your GP the most about your diabetes. like when you have


  • questions
  • problems

Your GP checks how you are looking after your diabetes.

They will check your


  • blood and pee
  • weight
  • blood pressure

Sometimes you must see health workers for your diabetes.



They know a lot about one part of your body.

Health workers are people like


  • Podiatrists. They help you look after your feet.


  • Optometrists. They help you look after your eyes.

Your GP tells you when you must see them.

This is general information. Talk to your doctor for information made for you.