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  1. I would like to wear my pump and CGM during upcoming surgery involving my colon. Is this feasible or is it better just to go with hospital dosing? (30 Nov 2009)
  2. My son needs his wisdom teeh pulled. The oral surgeon wants consent from my son's doctor, as he believes my son may not heal properly because of his diabetes. Is this common? (26 Jun 2008)
  3. My six year old son who has had type 1 diabetes for just over three years is going to have to be circumcised. (21 Jan 2004)
  4. My son-in-law's mother is in the hospital and they have performed several amputations on her leg and want to do more. (5 Jan 2004)
  5. I am interested in receiving cosmetic surgery--tummy tuck and liposuction. I have Type 1 and wear an insulin pump. (22 Dec 2003)
  6. What risks are involved in having teeth pulled? What precautions would you recommend? (25 Sep 2003)
  7. My son needs to have his wisdom teeth removed soon because they are becoming impacted, and I have several questions. (3 Sep 2003)
  8. Are there any time released medications? What about having surgery on my foot when my sugar is under control? (22 Aug 2003)
  9. My daughter has just been diagnosed with scoliosis and may require back surgery. What are the increased risks? (30 May 2003)
  10. Is this possible to remove the pancreas without having huge complications? (30 May 2003)
  11. Do you have any suggestions for diet during the first 48 hours after wisdom tooth removal surgery?. (30 May 2003)
  12. Is liposuction safe for people with type 1 diabetes? (11 May 2003)
  13. I am worried about the risks involved with surgery for an older person who has diabetes. Is there anything we, his family, can do? (19 Feb 2003)
  14. Is it standard procedure for people with diabetes to be given antibiotics prior to their operations? (10 Oct 2002)
  15. My 19 year old daughter, who has type 1 diabetes, has been approved for gastric bypass surgery, and I have several questions. (8 Sep 2002)
  16. Is tonsillectomy a surgery older people with diabetes should avoid? How will they monitor my blood sugars? (25 Jul 2002)
  17. My son is scheduled to have orthopedic surgery in the afternoon. How do we handle his treatment? (28 Jun 2002)
  18. My mom is scheduled to have a complete hysterectomy, and I am nervous because she has diabetes. (27 Jun 2002)
  19. How I can assist speedy recovery from the hip operation I am due to undergo? (27 Jun 2002)
  20. I have several medical problems, I'm scheduled for surgery, and my sugar is crazy. (8 Jun 2002)

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