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Diabetes Education

This service may provide:

  • Diabetes education/ counselling in a classroom setting and on one-to-one appointments with Registered Nurses and Registered Dietiticians for people diagnosed with Type I or Type II Diabetes. Education topics include an overview of the disease, complications, medications, exercise and nutrition.
  • Diabetes education (survival skills) to facilitate discharge and patient self- management to inpatients at the request of the inpatient unit.


Richmond Road Diagnostic and Treatment Centre
1820 Richmond Road SW
Calgary, Alberta
T2T 5C7


403-955-8118 (Information), 403-955-8135 (Reception)



Wheelchair accessible

For more information please contact the service at this facility.

Getting there

Parking is available in the public parkade, located off Richmond Road. CT/MRI - Park in old emergency lot, just off Richmond Road. Other Services - access through the public parkade, located off Richmond Road.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Evening and Saturday classes and appointment times may be available.

Referral needed

A referral is needed to access this service. Call for more information.

Referral by fax for consultation. Lab work forwarded by referring physician.

Diabetes, Hypertension and Cholesterol Centre Referral Form # 1002006