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Where Diabetes Expertise Meets Real-World Advice to Help You Live Your Best Life.

At US MED, we are dedicated to providing unparalleled service, and that commitment extends to our team of certified healthcare professionals. Our Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists are at the forefront, bringing expertise and real-world insights to guide you on your journey to a healthier, happier life.

Meet Shirley DeLeon

US MED Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist

Meet Shirley DeLeon, a seasoned and compassionate professional with over 20 years of experience as a Registered and Licensed Dietitian. In 2012, she achieved National Board-Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialist status, solidifying her commitment to excellence in diabetes care. Shirley furthered her expertise in 2020 by completing the Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists' Continuous Glucose Monitoring Certificate Program.

Shirley's passion lies in empowering individuals navigating pre-diabetes, T1D, and T2D to unlock their human potential and make sustainable lifestyle changes. Her extensive background includes training members on insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitoring systems, and providing invaluable support in diabetes management and prevention. Shirley is here to help as a personal diabetes nutritionist, helping you identify the best ways to make life easier and more enjoyable.

Get Expert Diabetes Management Support

Our Certified Diabetes Care Specialist are Here to Help

Navigating the complexities of diabetes requires personalized care and understanding. Our team, led by Shirley, is here to compliment your day-to-day resources for diabetes support: 

  • Diabetes Management:

Understand the nuances of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) and Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) and receive general guidance that supports your personalized plan provided by your physician.

  • Educational Resources:

Access a wealth of information to enhance your knowledge about diabetes, including the distinct challenges and considerations for T1D and T2D.

  • Pre-Diabetes Proactivity:

Recognize the importance of being proactive if you are in the pre-diabetes stage. Our team will work with you to develop strategies to prevent the progression to full diabetes, emphasizing the power of lifestyle changes and support to help build personalized plans with your physician. 

  • Diabetes DME Insulin and Insulin Products Support:

Ensuring you have the tools you need for effective diabetes management.

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FAQS about Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists

A: A Certified Diabetes Care Specialist is a healthcare professional with specialized knowledge in diabetes prevention, prediabetes, and diabetes management. They provide personalized guidance, education, and support to individuals affected by diabetes, helping them navigate the complexities of the condition for improved health and well-being.

A: Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists undergo specific training and certification in diabetes care and education. This distinguishes them as experts with in-depth knowledge of diabetes prevention, management, and the ability to address the unique needs of individuals with diabetes. Their specialized expertise ensures comprehensive and personalized care.

A: For individuals in the pre-diabetes stage, a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist helps proactively address the condition. They can introduce you to general strategies to help prevent progression to full diabetes, emphasizing the power of lifestyle changes, and educational resources. This proactive approach can lead to better health outcomes.

A: Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists, such as Shirley DeLeon at US MED, go beyond diabetes management. They serve as personal diabetes nutritionists, empowering individuals to make sustainable lifestyle changes. With over two decades of experience, Shirley helps you unlock your human potential for a healthier, more enjoyable life.

Shirley DeLeon Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialist