Specialized Diabetes Consultants
All the Consultants are North American Board certified with extensive
experience in the management of diabetes and its complications.
Specialized Nurse and Dietitian Diabetes Educators
Diabetes management needs a comprehensive approach. These
specialized educators provide the recommendation for lifestyle
modification for the patient and family to achieve good control. Given our
belief that diabetes education is the key to success, we provide different
levels of education from individual counseling to group classes to meet
the patient needs.
The technology being used by the Dubai Diabetes
Center to obtain retinal imaging is the most
modern and does not require the use of eye drops
to dilate the pupils This test allows us to prevent
blindness by detecting early eye damage which is
one of the major complications of diabetes.
Exercise physiologist is a key member of the Dubai
Diabetes Center tea. This specialist evaluates the
exercise capacity of an individual and designs
an individualized program of exercise based on
the patient's condition. These patients are then
followed up on a regular basis.
The Dubai Diabetes Center team has stateof -the
-art technology to manage diabetes. This helps in
providing the most advanced care in diabetes.
This includes the use of glucometer, sensors and
Our podiatry clinic at Dubai Diabetes Center
is the first such facility in the public sector. It is
fully equiped with the latest equipments and is
managed by a highly trained podiatrist. This clinic
provides multiple different services in terms of
foot care for diabetics.
Dubai Diabetes Center offers Outpatient Pediatric
Endocrinology services. This includes the diagnosis
and management of endocrinologic conditions in
children from birth until age 18 years, namely diabetes,
thyroid disorders, short stature, underweight, and
We offer a full team to manage diabetes in children,
which includes (alongside the physician) a team of
diabetes nurse educators and dietary specialists.
Diabetes nurse educators provide comprehensive
educations for patients and their families about
diabetes. Every detail of diabetes care is taught
in a supportive and open environment to obtain
the best results and diabetes control possible.
Diabetes nurse educators are also experts in
diabetes technologies and teach families and
guide them through the steps of starting insulin
pumps and sensors. All of this is done under
in coordination with the physician and under
Dietary specialists provide teaching for patients
and families about management of food with
diabetes, namely learning how to make better
food choices that will help diabetes control and
how to assess insulin needs for different amounts
and types of food. Dietitians also play an integral
role in management of obesity and helping
families make healthy lifestyle changes which will
benefit the patient and their family.
We offer the full breadth of outpatient care
needed for diabetics (including labs, retinal scans/
ophthalmologic care, and podiatry).
We also offer a specialized team approach to
obesity medicine which is designed to help
children move towards healthy lifestyles and slow
down weight gain in a natural way.