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Diabetes and nutrition

Our comprehensive team of diabetes and nutrition specialists provides counseling and education for a variety of conditions, including type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes, metabolic syndrome, obesity, hypertension and other conditions. We work in partnership with you and your referring physician to develop a personalized treatment plan.

The Diabetes and Nutrition Center is located at CHI Memorial Hospital Chattanooga.

Diabetes management

Diabetes is a serious, chronic condition. By keeping blood sugar levels as close to normal as possible, you can prevent complications like blindness, heart disease, stroke, kidney failure or nerve damage. Counseling and self-management classes provide instruction on glucose monitoring, using insulin and insulin pumps, carbohydrate counting and overall nutritional counseling for weight control, heart disease and other medical conditions.

Diabetes classes

Diabetes self-management A two-session class for diabetes control. CHI Memorial's Diabetes and Nutrition Center can help you obtain a physician's referral. 

Diabetes diet - A class focusing on diabetes meal planning and carbohydrate counting. CHI Memorial's Diabetes and Nutrition Center can help you obtain a physician's referral and provide cost information. 

Basic diabetes - A two-session program that provides patients with an overview of diabetes and treatment/prevention of complications. CHI Memorial's Diabetes and Nutrition Center can help you obtain a physician's referral. 

Registration is required for all classes. Call (423) 495-7970 for more information


For more information on diabetes and nutritional programs at CHI Memorial, call (423) 495-7970.



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