Call 314-525-4523 for information or to arrange an appointment. We offer early and late times to fit your schedule as well as group classes or individual appointments. Two to four visits are recommended initially. An annual follow-up visit is encouraged if you have diabetes.
Save time in the office by completing your new patient paperwork at home. Patients with diabetes or pre-diabetes should download and complete Forms A and B. Patients seeing the dietitian for other nutrition concerns, including weight management, should download and complete Form C.
When you visit us, also please bring the following to each visit (click on links for a form that you may complete and bring with you):
The Missouri Consensus Management Guideline for Adults recommends annual follow-up for best diabetes care. After your initial education, we offer many opportunities to obtain the information and motivation you need to maintain control of your diabetes and health. Call 314-525-4523 to set up your appointment or sign up for class. Please bring the following to your visit:
Classes for gestational diabetes are taught in conjunction with the nurses in the Perinatal Center. If you are scheduled for class, please complete the nutrition history form to help the dietitian better assess your (and your baby's) nutritional needs. If you have completed class and will be coming for your follow-up, please download and complete these forms to bring to your visit:
Most insurance companies, including Medicare, cover much of the cost of diabetes self-management training and medical nutrition therapy. Please call the member services number listed on your insurance card to verify coverage. Ask about coverage for diabetes self-management training and medical nutrition therapy. If your insurance company will not cover your visit, please call us. Discounts may be available and St. Anthony's offers a payment plan to assist you.
The Diabetes Education Program is located at 9964 Kennerly Road, Suite D, St. Louis, MO 63128. You'll find free and convenient parking.
If you are newly diagnosed with diabetes or if you have had diabetes for years, depending on your insurance coverage, you may be eligible to meet for a consultation with our diabetes educators.
Call (314) 525-4523 today to learn more.