Primary Children's Diabetes Clinic and diabetes self-management education program provide ongoing comprehensive interdisciplinary education and specialized care to children and adolescents with diabetes type 1 or type 2, and their families.
Our diabetes self-management education program has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) for meeting national standards for providing diabetes education to patients and their families.
Stein was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as a child. At 15 years old, Stein competes on a national and international level in fencing. Most of his competitors don't know he's diabetic, and they don't need to.
Conditions We Treat
We treat all forms of pediatric diabetes including:
- Type 1 Diabetes
- Type 2 Diabetes
- CF-related diabetes
- Steroid-induced diabetes
- Post-pancreatic diabetes
- Rare genetic forms of diabetes
What to Expect
New Onset ClassFollowing diagnosis, you will attend the new onset class, which is held every Friday morning for 2 - 3 hours. During the class, you will receive more in-depth information in regards to diabetes and meet individually with a diabetes educator and other team members.
Initial Clinic VisitYou will attend your first clinic visit about 4 - 6 weeks following diagnosis. During this visit you will meet with a physician, social worker and a certified diabetes educator. This initial visit will take longer than most clinic visits, plan to be in clinic for 2 - 3 hours.
Follow UpPatients will have regular follow-up appointments as recommended by a prescriber, usually appointments are every 3 months. These appointments usually last about 60 minutes.
Check in for all appointments at the Primary Children's Eccles Outpatient Building, level 3, station 7.