Comprehensive Diabetes Services at St. Joseph's/Candler
We help people with diabetes gain control over their disease by using the latest, most effective management skills. We offer diagnosis and treatment for all types of diabetes on both hospital campuses. Our skilled, compassionate staff is up to date on the latest diabetes treatments and technology. Nurses, dietitians and pharmacists work closely with physicians, combining clinical expertise with genuine concern, to help diabetics and their families manage the disease.
Managing Diabetes for Improved Quality of Live
Certified diabetes educators help hospitalized diabetics develop an individualized program, which includes medication review, blood sugar measurement, and diet instruction. Upon discharge, patients are encouraged to continue in-depth diabetes instruction and attend our outpatient diabetes self-management programs.
For additional educational information, patients may contact the Center for Diabetes Management at (912) 819-6146.