Whether patients have prediabetes, are newly diagnosed or need help managing their condition, Sharp Rees-Stealy's diabetes program helps adults with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, women with gestational diabetes and children with Type 1 diabetes manage their health. Patients may enter the program through self-referral, referral from inpatient or diabetes disease case managers, or from their primary care provider.
Why Choose Us?
- Classes offered include: diabetes management series, prediabetes, preconception care and diabetes reviews; participants may attend any or all of the group classes and lectures offered, depending on their educational needs
Diabetes educators work with patients to develop an individual educational plan based on priorities identified during the initial and preprogram assessments
Individual or small group instruction for women with gestational diabetes
One-on-one instruction provided, when necessary
- Our diabetes education program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association and affiliated with Sweet Success, the California state program that promotes healthy outcomes for women with gestational diabetes
Patients identified with an HgbA1c greater than 9 percent are overseen exclusively by diabetes disease case managers, registered nurses and physicians working together to aggressively manage the patient's diabetes
Sharp Rees-Stealy's team of primary care physicians and specialists, diabetes disease managers, dietitians, nurses and staff are committed to helping individuals with diabetes live a long, healthy life
- Staff of registered nurses, registered dietitians and certified diabetes educators offer outpatient diabetes education at eight clinics throughout San Diego County
Programs and Services
In addition to the care our team provides, we also offer:
Locations of Services
Sharp Rees-Stealy offers diabetes services at the following locations:
For More Information
To learn more about Sharp Rees-Stealy’s diabetes services and classes or to make an appointment with a diabetes educator, Sharp Rees-Stealy patients may call 858-499-2700. For help choosing a Sharp Rees-Stealy doctor who is right for you, call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm, or search Sharp Rees-Stealy doctors.
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