The Niagara Diabetes Centre is a regional program with three Niagara Health locations - Greater Niagara General in Niagara Site, St. Catharines Site and Welland Site - for people of all ages with diabetes.
A team of diabetes nurse educators and registered dietitians conduct ongoing education programs, counselling and follow-up sessions for patients and their families, helping them live in a healthy and safe manner.
The Niagara Diabetes Centre also has a dedicated pediatric team of physicians, nurses, social workers and dietitians committed to the specialized care of children and adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes.
All bookings and referrals are made through the main office at Welland Site.
Contact: 905-682-4200 or 1-800-263-2480 (toll-free)
The Niagara Diabetes Centre also includes the Endocrinology Clinic, located at the Welland and St. Catharines sites. Specific service areas include; insulin kinetics, glycemic control, co-existing hormonal imbalances, systems review/dysfunctions and educational needs (management and lifestyle). The clinic accepts referrals on a consult basis to treat and counsel diabetes patients with complicated disease-management challenges.
Visit the Diabetes Centre for help from a Registered Nurse and Registered Dietitician
Engage in a healthy lifestyle:
By eating healthy, exercising regularly and having support from your healthcare team, you will feel better and lower your chance of developing diabetes complications.