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  Diabetes in Pregnancy Program
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Washington School of Medicine
(206) 598-4070        (206) 598-4694 fax
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Welcome to the home page for the Diabetes in Pregnancy Program at the University of Washington.

First established in 1978, the Program's medical staff includes two full-time perinatalogists with specialized skills in obstetric management of the complicated diabetic pregnancy, including obstetric ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, and fetal intervention. 

Our Mission:
To provide all diabetic women with the highest quality medical and obstetrical care available.

Who should be referred for care?

  • Any pregnant woman with diabetes
What services are available?
  • Pre-conception counselling of the woman with diabetes desiring pregnancy
  • Intensive multi-disciplinary team management of both diabetes and obstetrical care during the pregnancy
  • Management of blood sugar control with standard insulin therapy, continuous infusion insulin pump and oral hypoglycemic drugs
  • Intensive nutritional and diabetes education for the pregnant woman
  • Social services counselling

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