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.
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.