Paediatric Diabetes Care
Specialist diabetic care for children and adolescents from the UK’s most renowned diabetologists
The experienced diabetic team at London Diabetes provide expert care for children and adolescents living with diabetes. The highly skilled paediatric diabetologists are supported by specialist dieticians, clinical psychologists, and diabetes specialist nurses with experience and expertise in treating and communicating with young people.
Most children with diabetes have type 1 diabetes, however type 2 diabetes is becoming more common in young people. Whatever form of diabetes a child has, the condition needs careful control so that they can stay healthy and reduce long-term complications. The expert professionals at London Medical offer the latest technologies and treatments for diabetes, to make it easier for children and parents to control blood sugar levels.
The team will help parents and children understand how to monitor glucose levels, get the nutrition a growing child needs, and help each child or young person live well with diabetes. Services include:
Comprehensive range of tests and investigations
London Diabetes offers a comprehensive range of tests and investigations for children and adolescents with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. These can monitor control, check for other conditions and screen for diabetes complications. They include:
Specialist in child health with positions in Oxford, Great Ormond Street and Guy’s Hospital, London and the Kinderspital Hospital, Zurich.
An educational lead for endocrinology and diabetes at Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Institute of Child Health.
Consultant with a speciality in adolescent diabetes and obesity, particularly interested in technology and how we best use it to control diabetes.
Peace of Mind Plan
Breathe easy knowing that you’ll also have access to a specialist to clear up any confusion or doubt that you may experience.
Expert second opinions in the comfort of your home to help you improve your diabetes control and safeguard your health.
The Diabetes Introduction package is for people who have recently been diagnosed with diabetes and those who are worried about their risk of developing the condition.
Consultant Comprehensive Review
The Comprehensive Consultant Review is our in-depth consultation. It provides a more comprehensive assessment of your diabetes and general health.
Diabetes Weight Management
The London Diabetes Centre provides a range of remote weight management plans so you can access the support you need to reach your health goals, wherever you live.
Our plan is designed for patients who have not been diagnosed with diabetes who want to check their current health status and understand if they are at risk of developing diabetes.
Our plan is designed for recently diagnosed patients who are unsure about their diagnosis and need a second opinion or need help deciding on their care plan.
This Gold Standard in diabetes assessment will cover most people’s fundamental requirements for diabetes care.
This premium plan includes an in depth assessment of your diabetes status and also your wider health risks concerning cholesterol and metabolic health
Looking to speak with a member of our team?
Carol Willis - Diabetes Clinic Facilitator
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