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Diabetes Center of New Jersey

DIABETES Medical 6099532 l

(732) 744-5944
(800) 991-6668

65 James Street
Edison, NJ 08818

The Diabetes Center of New Jersey

The Center is an out-patient service located at 65 James Street in Edison. It is a leader in providing comprehensive self-management education, clinical and support services that improve the quality of life of those affected by diabetes in Central New Jersey. Our program has achieved recognition by the American Diabetes Association for meeting "The National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education".

 



The Diabetes Center Offers:

  • Personalized Meal Planning
  • Diabetes Skills Training
  • One-to-One Training
  • Support Groups
  • Medicare Classes
  • Weight Management
  • Group Classes
  • Supermarket Tours

Provides Educational Services for Those With:

Educational services are available to those with type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes, and associated conditions such as low blood sugar, high blood pressure, cholesterol disorders, thyroid conditions, weight management, those with impaired glucose tolerance, pregnancy with weight loss or excessive weight gain, coronary artery disease and kidney disease.

How Do I Benefit?

Whether you are newly diagnosed, or have had diabetes for years, the Diabetes Center can assist you in achieving the highest level of diabetes control. Because diabetes can affect all members of your family, they are invited and encouraged to participate in the many education sessions, programs and classes that we offer.

How Do I Pay For The Service?

Since we are an outpatient department of both JFK Medical Center and Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center, we accept the same third-party payors, Medicare, Medicaid and Charity Care, and most insurances as payment for services.

For An Appointment Or More Information

Contact the Diabetes Center at (800) 991-6668 or (732) 744-5944.

Free ongoing support groups for patients and their families meet monthly:

Diabetes Support Group

Persons with diabetes and their family members are invited to share their knowledge, experiences, triumphs, and concerns through our Diabetes Support Group. Members meet the first Wednesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at 65 James Street, Edison.

For more information and to register, please call the Diabetes Center of New Jersey at (800) 991-6668.

Insulin Pump Therapy Support Group

Pump wearers or anyone interested in learning about the insulin pump are invited to share their knowledge and concerns through the support group. Our forum will include new technologies, problem solving, nutrition management and more. Come join us for a unique opportunity to share your own triumphs and experiences with others. The co-facilitator of our group has Type 1 diabetes and has been a pump wearer for several years. The group meets one evening every month at 7:15 p.m. at 65 James Street, Edison.

For more information and to register, call the Diabetes Center at (800) 991-6668.

Medical Weight Managaement Classes

The Weight Management Group Classes will be scheduled twice a month for your added support. Our forum will include a new food plan, behavior modification, fitness education and much more.

Join us for exciting and fun sessions while learning new behaviors for weight management.

The 2nd and 4th Wednesday of Every Month at 7 p.m. at 65 James Street, Edison.

For more information and to register, call the Diabetes Center at (800) 991-6668.