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Let us educate and
support you along your
journey with diabetes

Our Credentialled Diabetes Educators (CDEs) have been providing individualised,
comprehensive education and support to people and their families with Type 1,
Type 2 and Gestational diabetes, as well as those at risk of developing diabetes
since 2007. No matter what age you are, we are here to help you understand
your condition, learn valuable self-management strategies and to live well with
diabetes every day. Read More

NEWS FLASH:

From 1 April 2017 people aged under 21 years may be eligible to access free
CGM. Our Diabetes Educators can complete your assessment, as well as
provide education and training on using CGM. Contact us today to see if you are
eligible.

Specialties

Diabetes Educators are an important link between you and other members of your health care team. At Melbourne Diabetes Education and Support we provide comprehensive education on all aspects of diabetes. Our support goes beyond the consulting room as we keep other members of your diabetes team up to date with your progress and provide recommendations on your behalf. When appropriate, we also provide after hours support via telephone and/or email.

Pre-diabetes

In pre-diabetes, your blood glucose levels are elevated...

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Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes usually occurs in adults and can develop over...

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Type 1 Diabetes

In Type 1 diabetes, the pancreas stops making insulin...

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Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a form of diabetes that occurs during...

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Who is a Credentialled
Diabetes Educator (CDE)?

Our staff are all Registered Nurses (RNs) who have completed further studies in Diabetes Education and have achieved Credentialling status through the
Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA). CDEs have demonstrated experience and expertise in diabetes education and a commitment to
professional development and ongoing learning.

Recognition as a CDE provides assurance to people with or at risk of diabetes, their families, carers and other health care providers that they can expect to receive quality diabetes education and advice.

Our Location

Jacaranda Consulting Suites Endocrinology Melbourne

76 Edwin St, Heidelberg Heights Vic 3081
Ph: 03 9459 4415, Fax: 03 9459 4436

(Appointments also available with Endocrinologists and Dietitian)