THE VON ARX DIABETES CENTER OF EXCELLENCE

Catering To Your Needs

THE NUTRITION HEALTH CENTER OFFERS THE FOLLOWING PROGRAMS FOR DIABETES AND NUTRITION EDUCATION:

  • Diabetes Self Management Program*
    • A comprehensive course covering the diabetes diet, exercise, medication, blood sugar guidelines, and personal care issues
    • Glucose meter demonstration
    • Convenient day and evening sessions
    • One Free Month Wellness Membership included upon completion of program
  • Gestational Diabetes Education
    • Initial assessment and diet education
    • Glucose meter demonstration
    • Insulin instruction if needed
  • Individual Nutrition Consults *
    • Individual consults are available to all clients whereby individual diet or diabetes care needs can be assessed.
  • Our Diabetes Self Management Program, Gestational Diabetes Education and Individual Nutrition Education are all American Diabetes Association recognized programs.
    * Insurance coverage from Medicare and most private insurance available for these Diabetes program

  • Diabetes Prevention Class
    • Postpone or prevent diabetes
    • Reduce risk of cardiovascular disease
    • Change lifestyle to reduce risks
  • Healthy Plate Weight Management Program
    • 1:1 personalized counseling sessions
    • Tailored meal plans
  • Healthy Weigh Weight Management Program
    A comprehensive, medically supervised weight management program including some of the following:
    • Individualized Counseling
    • Nutrition & Lifestyle Assessment
    • Meal planning
    • Pre & post program lab work
    • Protein Supplementation & easy to follow recipes
  • *12 1-hour Weekly Group Sessions that will cover lifestyle changes and behavior modification
    *3 month membership to the Wellness Center

  • Outstanding Staff
    • Registered/Licensed Dietitians
    • Registered Nurses
    • Certified Diabetes Educators