The education staff at the Willis-Knighton Diabetes & Nutrition Center knows the importance of providing education that empowers you to make lifestyle changes that lead to improved health. We provide education on training in many aspects of diabetes management:

  • Basic education about diabetes and its management
  • Training patients and caregivers to use devices such as glucose meters, insulin pens, insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitors
  • Teaching problem solving strategies to improve skills to self-manage diabetes
  • Empowering you to set and achieve your personal goals
  • Meal planning
  • Gestational diabetes education

What are the benefits of diabetes self-management education?:

  • Blood sugar control. Our participants have seen significant drops in their Hemoglobin A1c levels.
  • Reduce risk of complications such as heart disease, kidney disease, nerve damage, and eye problems
  • Personal relationships with diabetes educators committed to your success