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Diabetes Education

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3 E. Appleby Road, Suite 202
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Phone: (479) 404-1140
Fax: (479) 404-1141
Map and Directions

Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday by appointment

Our Educators

  • Christine Clark, RD, photo

    Christine Clark, RD, LD, CDE

  • Donita Clark, RD, photo

    Donita Clark, RD, LD, CDE

  • Kandy Johnson, RN, photo

    Kandy Johnson, RN, BSE, CDE

  • Karen Newton, RD, photo

    Karen Newton, RD, LD, CDE


Diabetes Management

Outpatient Diabetes self-management education program for people of all ages with Type 1, Type 2, or Gestational Diabetes.

Program:
  • Pre-class assessment by certified diabetes educator
  • Individualized learning objectives and behavior goals for each patient
  • Initial 10-hour program for newly diagnosed patients or those who have not received education
  • Annual 2-hour education update class for patients who meet Medicare criteria
  • Follow-up services including a 1-month appointment with diabetes educator
  • Support group meetings

A provider referral is required for participation in the program. Self-pay and most insurances are accepted, including Medicare.

Resources

Diabetes Support Group

Meets the first Thursday of every other month, April – October, from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the William L. Bradley Medical Plaza (3 E. Appleby Rd, Suite102, Fayetteville). The meetings provide informative education on a variety of topics that affect patients with diabetes. For more information call (479) 404-1140 or click here for class schedule and topics.