Mark Cucuzzella

Mark is a champion in using therapeutic intervention to help patients with diabetes achieve remission. Dr. Mark Cucuzzella is a Professor from West Virginia University School of Medicine, and a retired Air Force Reserve Lieutenant Colonel. He practices Family Medicine at WVU’s Jefferson Medical Center. Mark has developed and adopted a protocol for using a low-carb diet for patients with obesity, prediabetes, and type 2 diabetes. Practicing what they preach, the hospital has eliminated all sugar-sweetened beverages from the hospital. Current research interests are in the use of continuous glucose monitors for diabetes remission and therapeutic carbohydrate reduction for severe pediatric obesity.