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Diabetes Care

Learn to Manage Your Diabetes

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic offers three outstanding education programs to help you manage your diabetes. Your doctor may recommend these programs to you.  We offer diabetes education classes, certified diabetes educators and registered dietitians to provide you the information and motivation you need to help lead a healthier lifestyle.

Diabetes Education Classes

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic offers diabetes education classes to help you manage your diabetes. These classes provide an overview of diabetes, monitoring blood sugars, taking medications, meal planning and exercising to help patients minimize or avoid diabetes-related complications.

  • Diabetes Education Classes are a series of three classes lasting approximately two hours each.
  • Classes are held during the first three weeks of each month.
  • You may start during any of the classes.
  • We strongly encourage you to attend all three classes.

Diabetes Education Classes are offered at the following locations:

Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center*
11555 University Boulevard
Sugar Land, TX 77478

Kingwood Clinic
2755 West Lake Houston Parkway
Kingwood, TX 77339

Main Campus Clinic*
2727 West Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77025

Pasadena Clinic (Classes available in English and En Espanol)
3508 East Pasadena Freeway
Pasadena, TX 77503

The Vintage
10701 Vintage Preserve Parkway
Houston, TX 77070
*These classes are recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

Personal Diabetes Educators

In addition to our diabetes education classes, our certified diabetes educators can give you the tools and information you need to help manage your diabetes while still living life to its fullest. Certified diabetes educators specialize in the education and management of diabetes and are available to provide individualized educational counseling.

Together with your physician, our certified diabetes educators​ will help steer you through your treatment plan, help you problem solve, and help you reduce risks for complications and cope with lifestyle changes.

Our certified diabetes educators include diabetes nurse educators and registered dietitians who provide one-on-one support. They work as part of your diabetes care team to provide coordinated learning activities.

Kelsey-Seybold certified diabetes educators are available at our Main Campus, Clear Lake Medical Center, Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center, West Clinic, and Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center. To schedule an appointment, call our Contact Center at 713-442-0000. 

Registered Dietitians

Also available for one-on-one consultation are our registered dietitians. These healthcare professionals provide individualized nutritional counseling.

Kelsey-Seybold registered dietitians are available at multiple Houston-area locations, including Main Campus, Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center, Clear Lake Medical Center, Kelsey-Seybold at The Vintage, Cypress Clinic, and Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center. To schedule an appointment, call the Customer Service Contact Center at 713-442-0000. Find your location.

Who Is Eligible?

All HMOs cover diabetes education (certified diabetes educators and diabetes education classes) and visits with registered dietitians. A co-pay (amount varies by health plan) is required for each diabetes education class.

PPO and POS coverage varies. Check with your insurance company.

Medicare covers diabetes education (certified diabetes educators and diabetes education classes) and visits with registered dietitians.


For additional information about Kelsey-Seybold diabetes programs, call 713-442-6330. To schedule an appointment with a certified diabetes educator or a registered dietitian, call our Contact Center at 713-442-0000.

The Kelsey-Seybold Diabetes Management Program is a joint program of the Kelsey Research Foundation and Kelsey-Seybold Clinic.


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