Diabetes Education

Diabetes Education

The following programs are recognized by the American Diabetes Association:

Abington Memorial Hospital
The Diabetes Center of AMH
2729 Blair Mill Rd.
Northwood Building, Suite E
Willow Grove, PA 19090
215-672-0899

Achieving Better Control (ABC)
215-283-2833
Philadelphia Locations include:  Chestnut Hill Health System, District Council 33, Nazareth Hospital, Roxborough Memorial Hospital, Temple-Northeastern Hospital.  (Classes are also held outside of Philadelphia).
A representative from ABC will contact patients to schedule classes after they receive a  referral from your doctor. Most insurances are accepted including Bravo, Keystone Mercy, and Health Partners.

Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
Living with Diabetes
5501 Old York Rd.
Philadelphia, PA 19141
215-456-6839

Chestnut Hill Hospital- Diabetes Classes
with Susan Pierce, MPT, CDE 

215-248-8479
Interactive classes on topics such as “What, when, and how much to eat” and “It’s more than just food.”

Holy Redeemer Health System
1648 Huntingdon Pike
Meadowbrook, PA 19046
215-938-3715

Main Line Health – Paoli Hospital
Bryn Mawr Hospital
130 S. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
610-526-3865

Main Line Health Center Upper Providence
599 Arcola Rd.
Collegeville PA 19426
610-560-19426

Lankenau Hospital
100 Lancaster Ave.
Wynnewood, PA 19046
610-645-8477

Paoli Hospital
255 West Lancaster Ave.
Paoli, PA 19301
610-560-8020

Montgomery Hospital Medical Center
1301 Powell St.
PO Box 992
Norristown, PA 19404-0992
610-270-2301

Pennsylvania Hospital
Diabetes Education Center
800 Spruce St.
st Floor Ayer Building
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-829-5725

University of Pennsylvania Health System/
Department of Medicin
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PENN Rodebaugh Diabetes Center
4 Penn Tower
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-662-3661

Patti Morris, Certified Diabetes Educator
1722 Bethlehem Pike
Flourtown, PA 19031
215-482-1652
Accepts Personal Choice, Keystone East, Aetna, United Healthcare, Cigna, and Medicare.

Diabetes Support Groups

Integrated Diabetes Services
333 East Lancaster Ave., Suite 204
Wynnewood, PA 19096
610-642-6055
Monthly support groups for people with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes (separate groups), parents of children with diabetes, and people who use insulin pumps

Temple University Hospital
Temple University Hospital
3401 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
215-707-3750 

Mercy Health System
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
610-237-4192

Mercy Philadelphia Hospital
215-748-9600

Mercy Suburban Hospital
215-283-2833