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Unnati Patel, MD, MSc

Unnati Patel, MD, MSc (Family Medicine)

Dr.Patel serves as Center Medical Director and a Primary Care Physician at Oak Street Health in Arizona. She graduated from the Zhejiang University School of Medicine prior to working in clinical research focused on preventive medicine at the University of Illinois and the University of Nevada. Dr. Patel earned her MSc in Global Health from Georgetown University, during which she worked with the WHO in Sierra Leone and Save the Children in Washington, D.C. She went on to complete her Family Medicine residency in Chicago at Norwegian American Hospital before completing a fellowship in Leadership in Value-based Care in conjunction with the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, where she earned her MBA. Dr. Patel’s interests include health tech and teaching medical students and she currently serves as Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Arizona School of Medicine.

Hidetaka Hamasaki, MD

Hidetaka Hamasaki, MD (Endocrinology)

Dr. Hamasaki graduated from the Hiroshima University School of Medicine and the Graduate School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University. He completed his residency at the Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, National Center for Global Health and Medicine Hospital and the Department of Internal Medicine, Kohnodai Hospital, National Center for Global Health and Medicine. He has served in the National Center for Global Health and Medicine Hospital and Kohnodai Hospital and joined Hamasaki Clinic in April 2017. Dr. Hamasaki specializes in diabetes and treats a wide range of internal medicine and endocrine disorders.

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What is Diabetes Insipidus?

A disorder in which the body cannot properly regulate water levels. The cause is damage to either the kidneys or the pituitary gland in the brain.

Typical Symptoms of Diabetes Insipidus

  • History of dementia

  • Losing consciousness

  • Seizure

  • Frequent urination

  • Often have a sudden need to pass urine in the past one month

  • Dry Mouth

  • Needing to pass urine again, despite just passing less than 2 hours ago

  • Fatigue

Doctor's Diagnostic Questionson Diabetes Insipidus

Your doctor may ask these questions to check for this disease:

  • Have you been diagnosed with dementia?

  • Have you temporarily lost consciousness?

  • Have you had a seizure?

  • Are you urinating more frequently than usual?

  • Do you have sudden, strong urges to rush to the toilet to urinate?

Treatmentof Diabetes Insipidus

Treatment for this condition depends on the cause. The specialist may prescribe medications or hormones to help regulate water levels. Additionally, patients will be asked to monitor and adjust their intake of water and salts.

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References

  • Dabrowski E, Kadakia R, Zimmerman D. Diabetes insipidus in infants and children. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Mar;30(2):317-28. doi: 10.1016/j.beem.2016.02.006. Epub 2016 Feb 27. PMID: 27156767.

    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1521690X16000117?via%3Dihub

  • Di Iorgi N, Napoli F, Allegri AE, Olivieri I, Bertelli E, Gallizia A, Rossi A, Maghnie M. Diabetes insipidus--diagnosis and management. Horm Res Paediatr. 2012;77(2):69-84. doi: 10.1159/000336333. Epub 2012 Mar 16. PMID: 22433947.

    https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/336333

  • Robertson GL. Diabetes insipidus: Differential diagnosis and management. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Mar;30(2):205-18. doi: 10.1016/j.beem.2016.02.007. Epub 2016 Feb 18. PMID: 27156759.

    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1521690X16000129?via%3Dihub

  • Schernthaner-Reiter MH, Stratakis CA, Luger A. Genetics of Diabetes Insipidus. Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am. 2017 Jun;46(2):305-334. doi: 10.1016/j.ecl.2017.01.002. Epub 2017 Feb 28. PMID: 28476225.

    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0889852917300026?via%3Dihub

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Reviewed By:

Unnati Patel, MD, MSc

Unnati Patel, MD, MSc (Family Medicine)

Dr.Patel serves as Center Medical Director and a Primary Care Physician at Oak Street Health in Arizona. She graduated from the Zhejiang University School of Medicine prior to working in clinical research focused on preventive medicine at the University of Illinois and the University of Nevada. Dr. Patel earned her MSc in Global Health from Georgetown University, during which she worked with the WHO in Sierra Leone and Save the Children in Washington, D.C. She went on to complete her Family Medicine residency in Chicago at Norwegian American Hospital before completing a fellowship in Leadership in Value-based Care in conjunction with the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, where she earned her MBA. Dr. Patel’s interests include health tech and teaching medical students and she currently serves as Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Arizona School of Medicine.

Hidetaka Hamasaki, MD

Hidetaka Hamasaki, MD (Endocrinology)

Dr. Hamasaki graduated from the Hiroshima University School of Medicine and the Graduate School of Medicine, Jichi Medical University. He completed his residency at the Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, National Center for Global Health and Medicine Hospital and the Department of Internal Medicine, Kohnodai Hospital, National Center for Global Health and Medicine. He has served in the National Center for Global Health and Medicine Hospital and Kohnodai Hospital and joined Hamasaki Clinic in April 2017. Dr. Hamasaki specializes in diabetes and treats a wide range of internal medicine and endocrine disorders.

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