We're proud to be an affiliate of the Joslin Diabetes Center, the world's preeminent diabetes research and clinical care organization.
The Joslin Diabetes Center, headquartered in Boston, MA, is an international leader in diabetes treatment and research associated with Harvard Medical School. Their mission is to improve the lives of people with diabetes and its complications through innovative care, education, and research that will lead to prevention and cure of the disease.
Our Tools for You
Our Joslin team provides comprehensive and personalized diabetes self-management education. Self-management is the most important type of education for any individual with diabetes. Applying these newly acquired skills can reduce risks and complications associated with diabetes and improve your overall quality of life.
Education is essential for controlling diabetes. Current studies show that hospitalization rates are 34 percent lower patients who have had at least one diabetes educational visit, as compared to the patients who had no follow up educational visits. Our expert team will provide you with the best possible care, treatments, and education. Our team includes:
Board certified endocrinologists
Board certified physician assistants
Board certified nurse practitioners
Board certified diabetes educators
Our center offers advanced evidence based clinical care for the treatment of diabetes for patients ages 18 and older, as well as patient education and support services. These include diabetes screening, comprehensive diabetes care and management, weight management and nutrition counseling. Along with expert diabetes care, the expert physicians also provide treatment for a wide variety of other endocrinology diagnoses.
The Joslin Diabetes Center at Kettering Health Network is recognized by The American Diabetes Association for meeting the national standards for excellence in diabetes education.