Type 2 diabetes reversal is here.

Virta is a proven treatment to reverse type 2 diabetes. Most of our patients achieve blood sugar control while removing medications like insulin, often in a matter of weeks.

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Blood sugar control
without the drugs

Our peer-reviewed, published research demonstrates that type 2 diabetes reversal can happen fast—and results last.
63%

Diabetes-Specific Medications Eliminated at One Year¹

1.3

HbA1c Reduction

HbA1c improvement occurred simultaneously with prescription elimination¹
12%

ASCVD Risk Score

Blood pressure, triglycerides, and 20 other cardiovascular disease risk factors showed significant improvement²
30lbs

Weight Loss

Average weight loss was more than 2x the threshold 
for what is considered clinically significant¹
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More effective than drug therapies—without the drugs.

Our peer-reviewed, published research demonstrates that type 2 diabetes reversal can happen fast—and our results last.

70%
of medications were reduced
in addition to
1.3
Average A1c Reduction
Percent of patients who eliminate or reduce insulin after one year
12%
Average A1c Reduction
Percent of patients who eliminate or reduce insulin after one year
30 lbs
Average A1c Reduction
Percent of patients who eliminate or reduce insulin after one year
*Diabetes reversal is defined as having an HbA1c less than 6.5% and taking no glycemic control medications or only metformin.
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A new model for diabetes care

Virta’s innovations in technology and nutrition science are changing diabetes care delivery and empowering patients on their journey to success.

Continuous Remote Medical Care

Virta physicians and coaches are fully virtual and provide care, even proactively, whenever and wherever patients need it. Our technology-enabled approach enables safe de-prescription of medications.

Individualized Nutrition Therapy

Virta practices carbohydrate restriction that is effective and sustainable. We align with first-line therapies recommended by the American Diabetes Association, and individualize treatment for each person.
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What is Virta like? Our patients say it best.

Eliminating insulin. Walking a 5k. Losing 50 pounds. Our patients explain what is possible with Virta by their side.

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Citations and Footnotes

  1. Hallberg SJ, McKenzie AL, Williams P, et al. Effectiveness and Safety of a Novel Care Model for the Management of Type 2 Diabetes at One Year: An Open Label, Non-Randomized, Controlled Study. Diabetes Ther. 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s13300-018-0373-9
  2. Bhanpuri, N.H., Hallberg, S.J., Williams, P.T. et al. Cardiovascular disease risk factor responses to a type 2 diabetes care model including nutritional ketosis induced by sustained carbohydrate restriction at 1 year: an open label, non-randomized, controlled study. Cardiovasc Diabetol 17, 56 (2018) doi:10.1186/s12933-018-0698-8
  3. Athinarayanan SJ, Adams RN, Hallberg SJ, et al. Long-Term Effects of a Novel Continuous Remote Care Intervention Including Nutritional Ketosis for the Management of Type 2 Diabetes: A 2-year Non-randomized Clinical Trial. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 2019; 10:348. DOI: 10.3389/fendo.2019.00348