Endocrine & Diabetes

Endocrine & Diabetes

The Firelands Endocrine and Diabetes Center for Advanced Care is the region’s only comprehensive program for patients ages 18 and over with endocrine and diabetes conditions, including, but not limited to:

  • Thyroid disorders
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Diabetes prevention and management
  • Adrenal gland conditions
  • Lipid management
  • Osteoporosis
  • Obesity related to endocrine diseases
  • Vitamin D deficiency
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Male and female reproductive system conditions

Evaluation, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and management is provided by the following healthcare providers at Firelands Physician Group.

  • Ahmad F. Sabbagh, MD, FACP, endocrinologist and lipidologist
  • Jean T. S. Feick, MSN, CNP, CDE

Diabetes Education

Diabetes education services are provided by nationally certified diabetes educators. Our program has been certified by the American Diabetes Association since 2003 and provides patients with information on:

  • How to manage diabetes
  • How to decrease the risks of diabetes complications
  • Nutritional planning and lifestyle changes
  • Self-care skills

Services are provided by certified registered dietitians and covered by Medicare (with prescriber referral).