Nationally Recognized Diabetes Care at Providence
The knowledgeable physicians and medical professionals at Providence take a unique comprehensive case management approach to care for diabetes patients, meeting your changing needs and assuring the optimal standards of care for you or your loved one.
How Diabetes in impacts the Washington DC Community
Diabetes is one of America’s most prevalent chronic diseases. And in the DC area the number of adults with diabetes is about 7.7 per thousand residents – above the national average of 6.7.
More than 25 million Americans already have diabetes, and an additional 40 million adults over age 40 are at risk with pre-diabetes.
On average, people with diabetes incur nearly four times as much in medical costs as people without the disease. The medical complexity of diabetes requires specially trained health care professionals as well as the range of services that a quality hospital like Providence offers.
Visit a Diabetes Specialist in Your Neighborhood
To Find a Physician who can help you manage your diabetes, click here or call our physician referral services line at 1-855-823-WELL. To find out more about our Diabetes Services, call (202) 269-7458.