Diabetes Care and Education

At Baptist Health, we care for persons with diabetes every day, helping them manage their condition, and enabling them to lead the lives they want to lead. 

Baptist Health offers a comprehensive program of preventive and maintenance services for adult sufferers of diabetes. Our services include, but are not limited to:

  • Individual risk assessments
  • Diagnostic testing
  • Preventive education
  • Insulin therapy and glucose monitoring
  • Nutritional and fitness education
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Counseling
  • Other forms of support


Options for Managing Diabetes

Paul Pedersen, MD, discusses the prevalence of diabetes and outlines ways to manage the condition, which can lead to other health problems if left untreated.