American Diabetes AssociationLiving well with diabetes is as individual as you are. That is why The Diabetes Center at Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital offers a program that begins with a private one-on-one session with a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. You will receive an assessment of your diabetes needs as well as tools to help you achieve your personal health goals. After your first appointment, we offer you continued sessions based on your specific needs.

Refer a Patient Pre-Appointment Assessment Form

Our Self-Management Program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association; an organization that sets the gold standard for excellent diabetes care through education, experience and credentialing. The focus of the program is based on your individual needs and personal goals and may include one or all of the following:

  • Healthy eating
  • Being active
  • Glucose monitoring
  • Medications
  • Problem solving
  • Risk reduction
  • Healthy coping
  • On-going support

Translation services are available for any language. Printed materials are also available for a variety of different languages.

A physician's referral is required. Please ask your physician to fax an order for Diabetes Education to 281-929-4710. Diabetes Self-Management Education is covered by most insurance companies.

What to Bring to Your Appointment

  • Your questions and concerns
  • If you are already checking your blood sugars, please bring your blood sugar meter and logbook
  • Your most recent lab work, if available
  • Your medication list (if applicable)
  • You are welcome to bring a friend or family member for support


The Diabetes Center is located on the Southeast Hospital Campus in Professional Building 2, 11920 Astoria Blvd., Houston, TX 77089. Free parking is available as well as valet. The center is located on the first floor as you enter from Astoria in the Cancer Center, Suite 100.

To schedule an appointment, please call: (281) 929-6485 Fax: (281) 929-4710

Virtual Support Group

Virtual support groups are available every other month via Zoom from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m, click here to for dates and registration information.

Please download this form to attend the virtual group and email completed form to

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