von Arx Diabetes Center

The Von Arx Diabetes and Nutritional Health Center offers the following programs for diabetes and nutritional 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 the 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 programs

Outstanding Staff

  • Registered/licensed dietitians
  • Registered nurses
  • Certified diabetes educators

Diabetes Prevention Class

  • Postpone or prevent diabetes
  • Reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease
  • Change lifestyle to reduce risks

Healthy Weight Management Program
A comprehensive, medically supervised weight management program including some of the following:

  • Individualized counseling
  • Nutrition and lifestyle assessment
  • Meal planning
  • Pre and post-program lab work
  • Protein supplementation and easy to follow recipes

*12 one-hour weekly group sessions that will cover lifestyle changes and behavior modification

* three-month membership to the Wellness Center

Patient Resources

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