Here at Endocrinology and Metabolism, we have designed our diabetes programs and services to focus on the evaluation and management, as well as the promotion of self-management, of diabetes and pediatric diabetes. Within Endocrinology and Metabolism, we offer a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team approach to diabetes.
 
Our professional staff includes:

  • Doctors and nurse practitioners
  • Registered dietitians
  • Registered nurses who are also certified diabetes educators

Diabetes Education

We provide diabetes education classes to individuals that include:

  • Medical nutrition therapy
  • Diabetes Self Management and Education Classes (DSME)
  • Insulin instruction and insulin pumps
  • Glucose meter teaching
  • Lifestyle modification

We offer four-part group classes each month. Our instructors are registered dietitians and nurses who are certified diabetes educators. Check our calendar for dates.

Sensor devices by Medtronic are also available to patients to track their insulin levels. These devices are loaned out to the patient, and hooked up for monitoring for an average of three days at a time.

For More Information

Search our Find a Doctor online tool to find a doctor who specializes in endocrinology and metabolism near you. Call us at 1-800-516-3658 for a physician referral, or ask your doctor about Danbury Hospital.

Additional resources to learn more about Danbury Hospital can be found in our comprehensive patient and visitor information section.
 

 




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