Nachida Hamidi-Sitouah, MD
Diabetes and Obesity Specialist
Dr. Nachida Hamidi-Sitouah is a Diabetes specialist, board certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine, and active member of the Obesity Medicine Association. As a skilled physician specializing in Obesity and Diabetes treatment, Dr. Sitouah will work with you to improve and maintain your health.
After completing her internal medicine residency training and working as academic hospitalist at Lincoln Medical Center in New York for three years, Dr Sitouah moved to Greenville North Carolina and worked as a primary care physician at a community health clinic.
Driven by her clinical interest in Diabetes and Obesity and her passion to educate and empower her patients for maintaining healthy lifestyles, Dr. Sitouah completed a Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship at the Brody School of Medicine at ECU/Vidant Medical Center to provide the utmost support for each patient.
Having completed her fellowship, Dr S wrote a book called "Diabetes for Primary Care: A Step-by-Step Approach", it describes how experts manage diabetes with a simplified approach that focuses on the practical aspects.
As a Diabetes specialist, she realized the impact of weight on Diabetes and multiple other diseases, and that the best way to improve outcomes for most of her patients was to treat the source: the excess weight, this led her to pursue Obesity Medicine Certification and to expand her knowledge in this field.
Dr Sitouah established her practice focusing on prevention first in order to prevent and better treat Diabetes.
In this practice, in addition to providing diabetes management services for patients with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes, Dr S runs a dedicated weight loss clinic, committed to helping patients with and without Diabetes reach their weight and health goals.