Overview

Overview

The Diabetes Center provides patients access to a multidisciplinary team, including endocrinologists, diabetes educators, a pharmacist and a nurse practitioner. The goal of the Diabetes Center is to encourage patients to receive early specialty care and education – getting them on the right track with their diabetes management before returning them to their primary care physicians for ongoing management. The Diabetes Center offers both individual and group diabetes education classes year round for patients and their families.

Why Choose Us

  • Cleveland Clinic's Diabetes and Endocrinology services are ranked No. 3 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
  • When you take the first step at managing your diabetes with the help of specialists at the Diabetes Center you have the opportunity to connect with other world renowned specialists including cardiologists, ophthalmologists, nephrologists, podiatrists and dermatologists.
  • You will have access to the latest information, treatment options, and education for all types of diabetes.
  • Our electronic medical record system makes it possible for your own primary care doctor to sign up for online reports of your treatment progress at Cleveland Clinic through DrConnect.

For a complete listing of our Diabetes Center services, download our Diabetes Center Guide.

What We Treat

What We Treat

The endocrinologists and clinical team at the Diabetes Center provide diabetes management treatment to patients with all type of diabetes mellitus, including Type 1, Type 2, and gestational.

The Diabetes Center offers comprehensive treatment options and services including:

  • Comprehensive diabetes education classes
  • Early treatment and education for people with newly diagnosed diabetes
  • Diagnostic continuous glucose monitoring evaluation
  • Insulin pump classes and initiation
  • Training for home continuous glucose monitoring
  • Type 1 Transition Clinic for young adults transitioning from pediatric to adult care
  • Intensive diabetes care for patients with Type 2 diabetes
  • Nutrition and weight management services

Patients with difficult-to-control diabetes or high-risk patients with diabetes, such as those who have recently experienced a heart attack or underwent bypass surgery, can receive intensive educational courses to help them better manage their disease. The goal of this training is to help patients stabilize their blood sugar levels within six months. Most patients are returned back to their primary care providers within 12 months.

Staff

Staff

Appointments & Locations

Appointments & Locations

Appointments

To make an appointment, call 216.444.6568.

Locations

Cleveland Clinic's Diabetes Center is located at 10685 Carnegie, Cleveland, OH 44106.

Diabetes Education

Diabetes Education

Diabetes Education Materials

Comprehensive Diabetes Self-Management Education

The Diabetes Center offers comprehensive diabetes self-management education to help you or your loved one succeed in managing all aspects of diabetes care. Group classes and individual visits are available, and both are taught by certified diabetes educators (CDEs). Register now to take one of the following courses close to home or work. A physician referral is required.

  1. Comprehensive Diabetes Education
    Class topics include eating healthfully, being physically active, monitoring blood sugars and interpreting results, taking medications safely, reducing risk of complications, and setting personal goals for managing diabetes.
  2. Introduction to Insulin Pumps
    This course provides education about insulin pumps, and will cover topics such as benefits of pumping, insulin pump limitations, and types of pumps and infusion sets. Attendees will get hands-on time learning about the different pumps. This class is also for current pump users who are considering other pump options or who need to refresh their basic knowledge of pump management.
  3. Weight Management Program
    Classes in this program teach healthy eating in a group atmosphere and cover topics including: balancing diets, dining out, shopping tips, recipes and menus, weight plateaus, emotional and social eating, fiber and fit, time savers, and exercise.
  4. Virtual Visits
    Diabetes education virtual visits allow you to save valuable time by meeting with a diabetes educator in a live visit from your mobile device or computer. Any diabetes education topic can be covered during one of these convenient visits.

To schedule a virtual visit for diabetes education, contact the Diabetes Center at main campus at 216.444.3672.

Diabetes Educators

Nicholas Galloway, BSN, RN, CDE
Nick Galloway graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Lorain County Community College and received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ohio University. He first worked as an internal medicine and telemetry floor nurse, later transitioning to outpatient diabetes education. He has a passion for teaching diabetes self-management education and has advanced knowledge regarding insulin pump and continuous glucose monitoring technology.

Anny Ha, RDN, LD, CEDRD
Anny Ha is a registered dietitian and diabetes educator. She spent most of her career working in the field of eating disorders and is certified as an eating disorder specialist through the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals Foundation. She is passionate about helping people strengthen their relationship with food and eating. She has special interest in working with diabetes, in particular insulin pump therapy. She is currently working towards becoming a Certified Diabetes Educator.

Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, CDE
Diana Isaacs is a registered pharmacist and certified diabetes educator. She is passionate about diabetes and has a scope of practice to make medication adjustments and provide diabetes education. She has special interests in managing diabetes in pregnancy as well as utilization of diabetes technology including insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM).

Dawn Noe, RDN, LD, CDE
Dawn Noe is a registered dietitian nutritionist and certified diabetes educator. She has over 10 years’ experience working in diabetes education and care and is passionate about helping people live well with diabetes. She also has special interests in wellness, weight management, adult learning techniques, health coaching, and behavior change strategies. Dawn has received a certificate of training in Adult Weight Management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Hillary Sullivan, RDN, LD
Hillary Sullivan is a registered dietitian nutritionist and diabetes educator. After graduating from Ohio University with a focus in diabetes management, she joined the team at Cleveland Clinic's Diabetes Center. Hillary has particular interest in exercise, weight management, and wellness. She is currently working toward earning her Certification in Obesity and Weight Management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

To register or for more information on Diabetes Education, contact us:

Ashtabula County Medical Center
2420 Lake Ave. Ashtabula, OH 44104
Phone: 440.994.7598

Cleveland Clinic Rehabilitation
2622 Hubbard Road Madison, OH 44057
Phone: 216.491.7385

The Diabetes Center at main campus
10685 Carnegie Ave. Cleveland, OH 44106
Phone: 216.444.3672

Euclid Hospital
18901 Lakeshore Blvd. Euclid, OH 44119
Phone: 216.491.7385

Hillcrest Medical Office Building I
6803 Mayfield Road, Suite 112 Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
Phone: 440.312.7760

Independence Family Health Center
5001 Rockside Road Crown Centre II Independence, OH 44131
Phone: 216.986.4000

Lakewood Family Health Center
14601 Detroit Ave., OH 44107 
Phone: 216.237.5500 

Mentor Medical Office Building
7060 Wayside Drive Mentor, OH 44060
Phone: 216.491.7385

Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
33100 Cleveland Clinic Blvd. Avon, OH 44011
Phone: 216.529.5300

Solon Family Health Center
29800 Bainbridge Road Solon, OH 44139
Phone: 216.491.7385

South Pointe Hospital
4180 Warrensville Center Road Building A, 6th Floor Warrensville Heights, OH 44122
Phone: 216.491.7385

Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center
13944 Euclid Ave. East Cleveland, OH 44112
Phone: 216.767.4242

Twinsburg Family Health & Surgery Center
8701 Darrow Road Twinsburg, OH 44087
Phone: 216.491.7385

Willoughby Hills Family Health Center
2570 SOM Center Road Willoughby Hills, OH 44094
Phone: 216.491.7385

Virtual Visits

Virtual Visits

On-Demand virtual visits* with Diabetes Educators are available now through Cleveland Clinic Express Care® Online

Download the app to speak with one of our Diabetes Educators today!

*Virtual Visits are currently only available to all Ohio residents or existing patients who live outside of Ohio.

Diabetes education virtual visits allow you to save valuable time by meeting with a diabetes educator in a live visit from your mobile device or computer. Any diabetes education topic can be covered during one of these convenient visits.

To schedule a virtual visit for diabetes education, contact the Diabetes Center at main campus at 216.444.3672.