Diabetes is a chronic disease affecting more than six percent of the U.S. population, or 21 million Americans. Another 53 million people have pre-diabetes, which puts them at risk for developing the disease.
We offer comprehensive resources to diagnose, treat, and help patients manage type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, gestational diabetes (diabetes during pregnancy), and related conditions.
Lancaster General Health diabetes care includes medical treatment through our primary and specialty care practices, as well as resources, support and education at our Diabetes & Nutrition Center.
Diabetes is linked to heart and kidney disease, stroke and other serious health problems. We offer a variety of treatments and services to help patients and their families manage diabetes and develop healthy, normal lifestyles, including:
- Traditional treatment from a multidisciplinary team of experts in diabetes management
- Insulin pump education
- Continuous glucose monitoring
- Diet and nutrition counseling