Education Services

Education Services

Education Services services offered in Memphis, TN

Diabetes is a complex illness and it takes time to learn how to manage it. Kashif A. Latif, MD, and the team at AM Diabetes Centers of America in Memphis, Tennessee, provide comprehensive diabetes education to help you understand your diabetes and what you can do to effectively manage it. AM Diabetes Centers of America offers one-on-one diabetes education and group classes. Call or request an appointment online to learn more about diabetes education and how it can help you.

Diabetes Education Q & A

What is diabetes education?

Diabetes education is one of the services offered at AM Diabetes Centers of America. Diabetes is a complex disease that affects almost every organ in your body and requires lifestyle changes to prevent complications. Many people find diabetes overwhelming, but you don’t have to manage it all on your own.

Diabetes education at AM Diabetes Centers of America provides you with the knowledge, tools, and support necessary to help you understand and manage your diabetes. 

AM Diabetes Centers of America provides comprehensive solutions and personalized care for people living with or affected by diabetes or prediabetes. 

Who can benefit from diabetes education?

Anyone with diabetes or taking care of someone with diabetes benefits from diabetes education at AM Diabetes Centers of America. The team treats people with both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. 

Whether you’re newly diagnosed or you’ve had diabetes for years, the team at AM Diabetes Centers of America can provide education to help you better manage your disease.

What topics are covered with diabetes education?

AM Diabetes Centers of America offers individual and group diabetes education. They cover a wide range of topics, including:


Diabetes ABCs

Nutrition Exercise Medication Blood glucose monitoring
Diabetes puts you at greater risk of developing other health problems. Diabetes ABCs refers to your A1C, blood pressure, and cholesterol numbers. The team at AM Diabetes Centers of America establishes goals for these numbers to reduce your risk of complications. Nutrition is a key component of diabetes treatment. AM Diabetes Centers of America has a registered dietitian who provides individual and group nutrition education.  Exercise is also part of your treatment plan. Diabetes education talks about how exercise affects blood glucose and safe ways to stay active. The team talks to you about the different diabetes medications and how they work. AM Diabetes Centers of America also provides insulin pump care and education.  Your diabetes education also talks about at-home blood glucose monitoring, including when you should check your numbers.


Additionally, diabetes education includes treatments for hypoglycemia (low blood glucose) and hyperglycemia (high blood glucose) and when it’s time to come in for acute care.

Diabetes education provides the support and tools you need to manage your diabetes with ease. Call AM Diabetes Centers of America or click the online booking button to get started today.