Diabetes Care and Treatment

Live a healthy life with diabetes

Diabetes can be challenging, but we can help you live a full and healthy life, while successfully managing diabetes. We offer diabetes care at our clinics and hospitals, making it easy to find the treatment you need right in your own community. Your primary care provider will work with your diabetes educator, pharmacist, registered dietitian and other specialists to make sure you have a seamless, coordinated care plan. And services such as our virtual visits make it easy to fit diabetes care into your busy schedule.

Our endocrinologists treat complex medical issues involving multiple organs and systems within your body. Patients with illnesses such as diabetes, thyroid issues, bone problems or cholesterol disorders often see an endocrinologist at some point during their treatment. If you have concerns about your health, our endocrinologists will review your symptoms and help you develop the care plan that is best for you.

Services we offer:

  • Diabetes self-management education and support resources
  • Eye care
  • Exercise prescriptions
  • Foot care
  • Insulin management for diabetes
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy for diabetes
  • Support groups

Conditions we treat:

  • Complications of diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance
  • Pre-diabetes
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes

Are you at risk for Type 2 diabetes?

We support The American Diabetes Association’s efforts to draw attention to who is at risk for Type 2 diabetes. If you have a family history of diabetes, take a free online risk test.

Diabetes Education

Our Diabetes Educators will help you learn how to stay healthy with diabetes. At your appointment, you'll meet with a registered dietitian or registered nurse who is certified in diabetes education. The appointment focuses on answering your questions and providing you with the information needed to best manage your diabetes. We'll help you better understand diabetes self-management and set realistic lifestyle goals to keep you healthy.

Topics covered in the program include:

  • Being active
  • Healthy coping
  • Healthy eating
  • Monitoring
  • Problem solving
  • Reducing risks
  • Taking medication

To schedule an appointment with a diabetes educator or to learn more about diabetes care available at Fairview locations, please call 612-672-6700.

To make an appointment with a diabetes educator or to learn more about diabetes care available at HealthEast locations, please call 651-232-5757.

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