Diabetes Education and Nutrition
North Shore-LIJ Women’s Health offers patients one of the few programs in the tri-state area recognized by the American Diabetes Association, North Shore University Center for Diabetes in Pregnancy. The center dedicates 100 percent of its efforts to the needs of women with diabetes during pregnancy.
A woman who has diabetes during pregnancy and her baby need special care and attention. Our trained specialists are here to help. The center’s multidisciplinary team is made up of maternal-fetal medicine specialists, nurse practitioners, nurses and registered dietitians. Our educators are certified diabetes specialists.
The mission of the North Shore Center for Diabetes in Pregnancy is to provide quality education, commitment to individualized care and patient empowerment to women who have diabetes during pregnancy.