It's not easy to hear you have diabetes. At Via Christi Health, we understand. We’re here to help you get started on the path toward improved health and wellbeing.
Whether you or your loved one have just learned you have diabetes or have been living with the disease for a while, it is important that you take care of yourself and work together with your health care team to manage your diabetes to stay healthy and prevent complications.
Via Christi primary care providers, endocrinologists and other specialty clinicians are dedicated to serving people with diabetes and their families. We give you the tools to understand the disease and we offer comprehensive, individualized treatment plans to help you feel better and live a longer, healthier life.
We also provide ongoing education that empowers you to develop self-management skills and achieve good diabetes control. We believe that educating people with diabetes about lifestyle changes will improve their health and quality of life, as well as reduce complications, hospitalizations and illness.
Our purpose is to:
- Educate you about diabetes
- Effectively treat your condition
- Give you the confidence to manage the daily challenges of living with diabetes
- Prevent long-term complications.