When you need someone to turn to for help with your diabetes, Novant Health UVA Health System will be there. We know that diabetes can be a challenge for you and your family, and we are devoted to helping our communities fight back against this disease by providing precise diagnoses and effective treatments.
Novant Health UVA Health System Diabetes & Nutrition – Manassas
We stress the importance of self-management and feel that knowledge is the most powerful prescription when it comes to diabetes. At Novant Health UVA Health System, our diabetes experts are here to help you understand your options and provide the care you need. We offer a variety of programs that can teach you how to curb the disease’s impact in your daily life, including:
Living well with diabetes
Our program is designed to empower you with knowledge and education* to meet your individual needs. Our multidisciplinary team of experts will provide you with the latest diabetes health information, including self-monitoring, medication and exercise.
This program helps you prevent or delay the onset of type-2 diabetes.
If you are an expectant mother with diabetes, you will be given information about gestational diabetes, healthy eating, home blood glucose monitoring, being active and insulin administration (if needed).
Insulin pump and glucose sensor training
If you need to learn the skills necessary to start or use an insulin pump or a continuous glucose sensor, this training program is ideal for you. You will be taught how to operate the pump/sensor and how to monitor your glucose levels.
For more information about the programs and services we provide, please contact Novant Health UVA Health System Diabetes & Nutrition – Manassas at 703-369-8405 or click here.