Diabetes & Nutrition Services at Northside Hospital offer a comprehensive diabetes, nutrition and weight management program. Our specially trained and board-certified nurses, registered dietitians and educators are highly trained in diabetes education, nutrition and weight management.
Accredited by the American Diabetes Association, Northside Hospital Outpatient Diabetes Education program is designed to help you learn more about diabetes and adapt a diabetes self-care plan to your lifestyle. It is recommended for newly diagnosed patients as well as those whose diabetes control needs improvement. The focus of the program is to help people with diabetes obtain knowledge and develop the skills needed to make healthy lifestyle changes and minimize the risk of complications from diabetes. Our program is offered on an individual basis or in small group settings.
Our multidisciplinary team approach to nutrition includes registered dietitians, clinical exercise physiologists and other health specialists. We work with you to help meet your goals with an individualized approach that incorporates eating habits, meal planning preferences and various medical conditions.