Diabetes is a lifelong disease that requires careful management for optimal health.
When you have diabetes, it’s important to learn as much as possible about the type of diabetes you have—and then work closely with your health care team to control it.
Diabetes management for life
At UCHealth locations in Fort Collins, Greeley, Loveland, and metro Denver, our team of diabetes experts includes endocrinologists, registered nurses, registered dieticians, certified diabetes educators, pharmacists, and other professionals—all devoted to helping you manage your specific diabetes condition in the best way possible.
In addition to one-on-one consultations, we offer a full range of diabetes classes, training, special events, and services, including the latest in education for adults and children with:
- Type 1 diabetes
- Type 2 diabetes
- Gestational diabetes
Recognized diabetes education and services
Our diabetes education programs are recognized by the American Diabetes Association and provide you with the tools and resources you need to meet the challenges of living with diabetes.
We focus on:
- Being active
- Healthy coping
- Healthy eating
- Monitoring blood glucose levels
- Reducing diabetes risks
- Using appropriate medications
Additional services include:
- Blood glucose testing and training
- Continuous glucose monitoring
- Education to help you avoid complications
- Insulin pump training
- Nutrition consultation and meal planning assistance
- Long-term follow up as needed
Ask your UCHealth provider about diabetes management programs and training.
You can also see a list of our diabetes classes.