Pediatric Diabetes Education

The Diabetes Education Program at The Children's Hospital empowers children and adolescents with the diabetes self-care management skills needed to improve their quality of life, reduce the incidence of ER visits and hospitalizations, and connect with additional resources for ongoing support. The multidisciplinary team includes pediatric endocrinology, certified diabetes educators, registered nurses, dieticians and a diabetes advisory council. Our program works in collaboration with TriStar Medical Group Children’s Specialists and is accredited by The American Association of Diabetes Educators.

Pediatric Weight Management Program

Our family-centered approach works in collaboration with The Center for Weight Management, which is a fully accredited center with adolescent qualifications. We have a comprehensive program to evaluate and care for children and adolescents.

Our multidisciplinary care team includes:

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  • Pediatric endocrinologists
  • Genetics experts
  • Pediatric orthopedic specialists
  • Psychologists
  • Pediatric cardiologists
  • Registered dieticians
  • Exercise physiologists
  • Registered nurses
  • Bariatric surgeons