Nutrition and exercise is crucial in the management of diabetes. You and your child, if age appropriate, will meet individually with Laurie Block, our Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE). Our CDE will develop an individualized and effective nutritional plan for your child, consistent with food preferences, medical treatment, culture, and lifestyle. The nutrition evaluation includes:
Our popular "Food Lab" is a monthly nutrition group session that uses an interactive, hands-on approach to carbohydrate counting. The Lab provides practical information while bringing children together in a peer group setting. To join a Food Lab group or for more information, contact us at 212-746-3462.
Zoltan Antal, MD
Diabetes Diagnosis, Treatment and Management
Maria Vogiatzi, MD Diabetes, Small Stature, Metabolic Bone Disease, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Rickets
Pediatric Diabetes Program
505 E. 70th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021