[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Diabetes educators help patients to manage their diabetes effectively and prevent complications.
The provide information and education about your diabetes and what to look out for if something goes wrong. The frequency of your visits to a diabetes educator will depend on your diabetes and your blood glucose levels.
For people with type 1 diabetes, diabetes educators can help you manage your medication, meal plans, eye care and looking after your feet.
For people with type 2 diabetes, they can help you prolong needing medication and help you make the transition to medication when the insulin producing cells in your pancreas stop producing insulin.
Our diabetes educator, Christina Charalambous, speaks English and Greek.
What is the fee?
We Bulk Bill patients on a health plan.
Otherwise, there is a private fee. To find out what the fee is, call (03) 9354 1186.
Do I need a referral?
Yes, you need a referral for this service. We accept health care plans or GP referrals.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]