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Diabetes Education and Management

Diabetes care at the Family Medicine Centre

Do you have diabetes? Prediabetes? 

You don't have to stop doing all the things you love to do to enjoy a healthier life - and we can help! The Mount Sinai Academic Family Health Team offers free diabetes education and management services including:

  • Support and advice from a nurse experienced in diabetes care
  • Nutrition counselling with a registered dietitian
  • Free DVD's and other tools with information about what to eat and how to track your blood test results
  • Opportunities to attend group sessions and learn from others who are living with diabetes

Diabetes ManagementOur goals are to help you learn more about diabetes, set realistic goals and increase your ability to manage your health. Ask your primary care provider to refer you to our free program. External referrals welcome. Feel free to bring a family member, caregiver or friend. 

To arrange an appointment  with a member of our diabetes team, contact Helen Da Silva at 416-586-4800 ext. 5160. Download the Diabetes Program referral form 

Helpful websites:

Canadian Diabetes Association

Stand Up To Diabetes Videos


Download the Insulin order form  (Community physicians use only)