People with, or at risk of developing diabetes mellitus aged 18 or over.
Local government areas covered include Ryde/ Hunters Hill and surrounding areas.
Medical, allied health or nursing referral is preferred by phone, fax or letter, though people may 'self refer'.
(GP or specialist referral is required for endocrinologist consultations).
Please provide written referrals, (including recent pathology results and medical history) where possible.
If you are a health professional and would like to discuss a patient, please contact the Diabetes Service receptionist on 02 9858 7580.
Phone Ryde Diabetes Service 02 9858 7580 or Ryde Hospital switchboard 9858 7888 or go to your local Emergency Department.
Urgent patients are triaged and seen within 24 hours when possible. Non-urgent referrals: approximately 2 weeks waiting time.
If you are a health professional and need to urgently contact a diabetes educator, please contact Ryde Hospital switchboard on 02 9858 7888 and ask to be transferred to a diabetes educator.