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Classes & Events: The Diabetes Education Center

Sometimes the best medicine is talking to another person.

The Diabetes Education Center

Effective diabetes education can reduce long-term complications from this disease.The Diabetes Education Program at Valley Baptist Medical Center- Harlingen, certified by the American Diabetes Association, has been in service to the Rio Grande Valley community since 1980, and the Diabetes EducationCenter at Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville since 1996. We offer an outpatient diabetes education series for patients newly diagnosed with diabetes, as well as for those who have had diabetes for some time. 

Our bilingual staff offers one-to-one initial assessments and diabetes self-management classes, along with follow-up appointments and support groups.

Diabetes Education Center Valley Baptist Medical
Center - Harlingen
Medical Arts Pavilion

2121 Pease Street, Suite 201
Harlingen, TX 78550
(956) 389-1119
Diabetes Education Center Valley Baptist Medical
Center - Brownsville

Wound Care Center
(Located by Outpatient Entrance at front of hospital)
1040 West Jefferson Street
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 698-5602

No matter what kind of information you’re looking for about your diabetes and wound care needs, options and treatments, Valley Baptist can give it to you online or in person.

We offer:

  • Classes & Seminars
  • Events
  • Health expos
  • Screenings
  • Support Groups

At Valley Baptist, we want to help you not only connect with the health professionals who can help you, but other people in the community who have been where you are. That’s Valley Baptist Care.

Search our database of upcoming classes, events and support groups to find the right experience for your diabetes and wound care needs. 

And for more information, please call:

The Wound Care Clinic - Harlingen

 (956) 389-1940

Wound Care Clinic - Brownsville

(956) 698-5546

Foot Care Institute - Brownsville

 (956) 698-5052