Diabetes Referral Centre

The Barwon Health Diabetes Referral Centre specialises in acute and chronic care for diabetes.

Our multidisciplinary team consists of Diabetes/Endocrinology Consultants, Advanced Trainee Endocrine Registrars, Endocrine Fellow, Credentialled Diabetes Educators, Division 2 Medication Endorsed, Dietitian and Podiatrist.

A Diabetes Foot Service is also available for the acute management of foot disease in diabetes including vascular, neuropathic, acute infections and ulceration.

The Diabetes Referral Centre also provides care for newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes requiring diabetes management, diabetes and pregnancy and acute foot and lower limb complications.

The team collaborates with various specialties, including:

  • Endocrinology
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Radiology
  • Ophthamology
  • Obstetrics/Pregnancy Management
  • Paediatrics
  • Renal

Other services include:

  • Hospital in the Home
  • Hospital at Risk Program
  • Nurse led clinics
  • Adult insulin pump service
  • Continuous glucose monitoring service
  • Community Health Diabetes Education programs
  • Rehabilitation and extended care facilities within Barwon Health
  • Interpreter access

For more information on community diabetes services, contact your nearest Community Health Centre:

  • Newcomb, ph. 1300 715 673
  • Corio, ph. 1300 715 673
  • Belmont, ph. 1300 715 673
  • Torquay, ph. 1300 715 673
  • Anglesea, ph. 4215 6700

Contact
  • Address:

    University Hospital Geelong
    Outpatients, Bellerine Centre
    Level 3, Bellerine Street, Geelong 3220

  • Contact Hours:

    8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday

  • Car Parking:

    Metered parking available

  • Phone Number:

    03 4215 1396

  • Fax:

    03 4215 1383

Traditional Owners

We, Barwon Health, acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land, the Wadawurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to the Elders both past and present.