CaroMont Diabetes Center
The CaroMont Diabetes Center of CaroMont Regional Medical Center is an outpatient program committed to forward-thinking training and self-management education for all people with diabetes and their support groups. The CaroMont Diabetes Center team will work closely with you, helping you become more skilled in diabetes self-management. And your physician will receive a summary of the education you receive, so that your new skills and awareness can be included in your ongoing healthcare plan. Our belief is that people with diabetes can lead healthy, productive, enjoyable lives.
Our highly trained staff uses the most advanced diabetes knowledge and resources to develop individualized management plans so that every patient can aim for optimum diabetes control. The diabetes education team includes certified diabetes educators, registered dietitians, registered nurses, diabetes nurse educators and other specialists.
Our Diabetes Education Team includes certified diabetes educators, registered dietitians, registered nurses, diabetes nurse educators and other specialists. Our staff’s mission is to assist each person in achieving optimum diabetes control. Our highly trained staff uses state-of-the-art diabetes information and resources to develop an individualized management plan.
Training and Classes
Diabetes Self-Management Training includes the following group and individual classes:
- What diabetes is and how to control it
- How to monitor blood glucose
- Nutrition education and weight management
- Meal planning
- Guidelines for eating on the go
- Role of exercise in diabetes control
- Sick day management
- Prevention, recognition and treatment for diabetes emergencies
- Prevention, recognition and treatment for diabetes complications
Our Diabetes Self-Management Training Program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association
Location & Directions
640 Summit Crossing Place
Gastonia, NC 28054