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:
- Vascular Surgery
- Infectious Diseases
- Obstetrics/Pregnancy Management
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
University Hospital Geelong
Outpatients, Bellerine Centre
Level 3, Bellerine Street, Geelong 3220
8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday
Metered parking available
03 4215 1396
03 4215 1383