Diabetes Education Center

Diabetes Education Center

Helping Patients with Diabetes Live a Long and Healthy Life

Outpatient Diabetes Services Include:

  • A comprehensive Education Program including individual and group classes
  • Instructors who are Certified Diabetes Educators
  • Medical and Nutrition education provided to meet patients’ individual needs
  • Fingerstick blood glucose monitoring education
  • Insulin pump education
  • Continuous glucose sensor education and services
  • Convenient parking
  • Day and evening appointments available

Supportive Services to Complete your Diabetes Care Needs

Comprehensive Wound Care Center

  • Providing treatment and interventions to assist in healing diabetic wounds and ulcers
  • Specially trained podiatrists, physicians, and certified wound care nurses
  • State-of-the-art equipment and treatment modalities

FREE Diabetes Support Group Meetings

  • For those with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and their families
  • Led by Certified Diabetes Educators
  • Providing a forum for support and education
  • No appointment necessary
  • For schedule of meetings call the Diabetes Education Center at (516) 497-7500

Specialty Physicians available on Staff

  • South Nassau Communities Hospital is proud to offer a professional panel of physicians specializing in all areas of Diabetes
  • Call the Diabetes Education Center for a referral to any of the following specialists for your diabetes care needs:
    • Endocrinologist
    • Podiatrist
    • Cardiologist
    • Vascular surgeon
    • Weight-Loss surgeons

More information:
Diabetes Education Center at South Nassau Communities Hospital
2277 Grand Avenue, 2nd Floor
Parent/Child Education Classroom
Baldwin, NY 11510
(516) 497-7500

Click here for map and directions.

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