Diabetes Nurse Specialist


The Diabetes Specialist Nurse Hotline Number is 07879 814922 – the service runs from Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm.

There is a Consultant Hotline available on 07717 867448. Email: virtualdiabetes@royalberkshire.nhs.uk
Website: www.berkshirewestdiabetes.org.uk



The Diabetic Specialist Nurse Team is part of the Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism (OCDEM), which is based at the Churchill Hospital.

The hotline number 01865 857357 which runs Monday to Friday (not available weekends and bank holidays).  There is an answerphone which is monitored regularly, so leave a message and the team will get back to you as quickly as possible.

The Oxfordshire Community Diabetes Service supports primary care clinicians to care for people with newly diagnosed and longer standing type 2 diabetes.  The service covers the whole of Oxfordshire and is staffed by specialist diabetes nurses, who can prescribe medications; specialist dieticians, diabetes educators, and administrative staff.

Contact details are as follows:

Oxfordshire Community Diabetes Service
Web site: www.oxfordshirediabetes.nhs.uk
E-mail: diabetes.education@nhs.net
Telephone: 01869 604091

Click here for a guide to local courses for people with newly diagnosed and longer standing Type 2 diabetes