Methodist South Opens Diabetes Center

Published On 06/04/2014

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Diabetes is common in the Memphis area, and the center will help diabetics manage their condition and improve their health.

Methodist South Hospital will host a grand opening of their Diabetes Wellness and Prevention Center from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. on Friday, June 13 located in the Medical Office Complex, 1251 Wesley Drive, Suite 151. Tours will also be available during the event.

The Center will provide patients with comprehensive exams, self-monitoring and management tools, care coordination services, targeted educational materials and personal check-up calls between visits.

“Diabetes is a very prevalent disease in our community,” said Dr. Jay Robinson, Methodist South Hospital CEO. “This center will help diabetics manage their illness while getting healthy and feeling better.”

The care team for the new center includes two supervising physicians, an endocrinologist, a family nurse practitioner, case manager and a health educator.

The service hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 – 5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information call, 901-297-0929 or to schedule an appointment, call 901-516-9000.