Phone: (434) 654-8257
Location: Outpatient Care Center, 595 Martha Jefferson Drive, 3rd floor, Suite 330, Charlottesville, VA 22911
Sentara supports patients diagnosed with pre-diabetes and diabetes with a comprehensive team of resources. Available team members include health care providers, diabetes educators, and registered dietitians. They collaborate closely with you to help you navigate the condition, including maintaining your blood sugar within the desired range. In the event you have additional health concerns, you can also be referred promptly to specialists for additional support with concerns such as eye, kidney and foot care.
Diabetes Support Available at Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital:
- Diabetes Education Sessions
- Medical Nutrition Therapy
You need a physician referral to participate in individual sessions. If you see a Sentara Medical Group provider, ask them about completing an electronic referral form. Non-Sentara providers may fax a written referral to (434) 654-4411. Download and print the physician referral form.
Sentara offers a free online Diabetes Support Group, where you can find a support system for living with diabetes. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about diabetes, share your achievements and concerns and hear guest speakers. If you or someone you love is living with diabetes, we invite you to join this group. The Diabetes Support Group is held online on the second Wednesday of every month at 10 a.m.