Middletown, NY- Orange Regional Dunkelman Diabetes Center has relocated to the Orange Regional Medical Pavilion located at 75 Crystal Run Road, in Middletown, New York. The Center’s new phone number is 845-695-5858. Along with providing comprehensive education programs, the Center has expanded its service offerings to include nutritional counseling for pre-diabetes, obesity and other health related conditions. The Center is also offering training on a new product called the iPort, through which insulin can be dosed without the need for multiple daily injections.
The Center’s team of nationally certified diabetes educators has over 45 years of combined diabetes education experience. Staff members work with persons with diabetes and their doctors to develop an individualized program that includes a wide range of treatment and education components to properly manage the disease. The Center provides comprehensive education and support for children, adolescent and adult patients with diabetes and pre-diabetes including:
– Nutritional counseling
– Blood glucose monitoring
– Continuous glucose monitoring
– Insulin instruction and insulin pump training
– Diabetes self-management classes
– Diabetes management during pregnancy
Additionally, the Center offers adult and child support groups for persons with diabetes and their families, as well as an insulin pump support group.
Vice President, Outpatient Operations Sandra Iberger says, “Orange Regional Dunkelman Diabetes Center is an integral part of our commitment in offering diabetes education and the resources designed to help patients live a healthy lifestyle, which is essential to long-term success in their fight against the disease.”
The Center’s educators hold degrees in nutrition or nursing and keep up-to-date and certified in the most advanced technologies, such as insulin pumps and glucose sensors. This dedication provides diabetic patients and their family members with the latest information about diabetes management and products.
A physician’s referral is required for admission to the Center’s program. Family, pediatric or primary care physicians and endocrinologists may recommend enrollment for any patient that has diabetes or is at risk of developing the disease.
Orange Regional Dunkelman Diabetes Center is accredited by the American Diabetes Association. For more information on the services offered at Orange Regional Dunkelman Diabetes Center, please call 845-695-5858 or visit www.ormc.org.
Orange Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.