Education Resources

DCH Diabetes Center

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Diabetes Education Team

Visit DiET

Maude Whatley Health Services, Inc.

Visit Whatley

Good Samaritan Clinic

Visit Clinic

Children’s of Alabama – Pediatric Endocrinology

Visit Children’s

Nutrition Classes/Education

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Support

DCH Diabetes Center

Visit DCH

JDRF

Visit JDRF

ADA

Visit ADA

Southeastern Diabetes Education Services

Visit Southeastern

National Diabetes Education Program

Visit NDEP

Health Care Clinics

Endocrinologists

Dr. William K. Debell, Sr., MD
701 University Blvd E, Suite 810
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
(205) 366-0009

Dr. Toheed J. Kamal, MD
4401 Watermelon Road
Northport, AL 35473
(205) 343-2811
http://northrivermedicalcenter.com/kamal_toheed_bio

Certified Diabetes Educators

Debrah J. Fisher, CDE, MSN, RN
Program Manager, DCH Regional Medical Center
809 University Blvd East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-750-5222
dfisher@dchsystem.com

Angela Hammond, CRNP
850 5th Avenue E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-348-4696
ahammond@cchs.ua.edu

Marsha F. Nottage, RN, CDE
Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center
3701 Loop Road East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
mnottage@infionline.net

Dr. Felecia G. Wood, RN, CNL
Professor, University of Alabama Nursing
Box 870358
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
fwood@ua.edu
205-348-5559

Vision Care

Tuscaloosa Eye Care
3519 Watermelon Road
Northport, AL
205-758-0242
www.eyecaretuscaloosa.com

Eye Care Associates
911 Hargrove Road East
Tuscaloosa, AL
205-507-7810
https://www.webeca.com/index.php/locations/tuscaloosa

Martin Family Care
925 Mally Street
Tuscaloosa, AL
205-344-5111
www.visionsource-martinfamilyeyecare.com

Precision Eyecare
7402 AL-69
Tuscaloosa, AL
205-752-0320
www.precisioneyecareonline.com

Schaeffer Eye Center
1701 McFarland Blvd. E
Tuscaloosa, AL
205-462-2020
www.schaeffereyecenter.com

Moore Eye Clinic
631 Helen Keller Blvd., #100
Tuscaloosa, AL
205-758-1966
www.visionsource-drmoore.com

Tuscaloosa Ophthalmology PC
535 Jack Warner Parkway Northeast
Tuscaloosa, AL
205-556-2121
www.ttowneyes.com

Foot Care

Riverside Podiatry
535 Jack Warner Pkwy NE
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 614-5663
http://www.riversidepodiatry.com/

Tuscany Podiatry
215 Hargrove Road E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
(205) 758-8809

Barry Gould’s Foot & Wound Center
1788 McFarland Blvd N, Ste B
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
(205) 759-9100

Brown Foot Care Center PC
6521 Hwy 69 S, Ste N
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405

Geriatric Foot Care Inc
411 Reston Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
(205) 409-0809

Tuscaloosa Foot Care PC
1207 Independence Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
(205) 366-0032

Alabama Foot Center
1800 McFarland Blvd N, Ste 220
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
(205) 759-2851
http://www.footpain.ws/

Dental Care

The Smile Design Center
www.smiledesigncenter.net
300 Towncenter Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 750-8008

Capstone Dental Care
www.capstonedentalcare.com
100 Rice Mine Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 248-9077

Riverview Dental Designs
805 Rice Mine Rd N
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 345-3400

University General Dentistry
www.universitygeneraldentistry.com
601 Helen Keller Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 553-5888

Tuscaloosa Pediatric Dentistry
2415 Veterans Memorial Parkway
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 556-6100

Johnson & Marshall General Dentistry
www.dentiststuscaloosa.com
601 Hargrove Rd E
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 349-1000

Renaissance Dental P.C.
mytuscaloosadentist.com/
535 Jack Warner Parkway Northeast
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 758-4809

Rhodes and Rhodes Family Dentistry
www.rhodesfamilydental.com
7402 Hwy 69 S, Suite H
Tuscaloosa, AL. 35405
205-344-9220

Davis Dental
www.ddental.com
1771 Commons North Loop
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
205-523-0446

Sarrell Dental
www.sarrelldental.org
1911 Skyland Blvd. E, Ste. A-3
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-1541
(205) 469-0444

Tuscaloosa County Health Department Dental Clinic
2350 Hargrove Road East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-562-6900

Dental Works
1402 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Ste B
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 556-6511

Wright Family Dentistry
www.wrighttuscaloosadentist.com
601 Hargrove Road E #B
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-758-0200

West Alabama Dental
www.westalabamadental.com
149 Skyland Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35409
ph: 205-345-8859

Colburn, William M DMD
www.williammcolburndmd.com
2810 20th Ave
Northport, AL 35476
(205) 339-1777

North River Dental Associates
www.northriverdentist.com
1100 Fairfax Park
Northport, AL 35473
(205) 752-3506

Rain Blankenship DMD
www.blankenshipdental.com
2810 20th Ave
Northport, AL 35476
(205) 339-5600

Anderson DMD Complete Family Dentistry Services
www.andersondentistryonline.com
204 McFarland Cir N
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
(205) 758-4721

Jamie D. Johnson, D.M.D., P.C.
www.drjamiejohnson.com
1102 Hackberry Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Phone: 205-349-4716

Dr. James S. Kimbrell
www.tuscaloosasmiles.com
621 Helen Keller Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
Phone: 205-633-1900

John T. Carlson, DMD
Willis J. Meriwether, DMD, FAGD
www.smiletuscaloosa.com
631 Helen Keller Blvd.
Suite 200
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
PH: (205) 553-4477

Dental Care South
www.dentalcaresouth.com
6525 Old Greensboro Rd.
Tuscaloosa AL, 35405
(205) 752-1929

Cumberland Dental of Tuscaloosa
www.cumberlanddental.com
1701 McFarland Boulevard
122 University Mall
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205)556-2980

Family Dentistry
www.drbenniegoggans.com
1712 Hackberry Lane West
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-758-2731 Office

David A. Scott, DMD, LLC
General & Cosmetic Dentistry
www.davisscottdmd.com
1100 Englewood Village Drive
9700 Highway 69 South
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
Phone: (205) 758-5400

Will Wagner DMD
www.wagnerdmd.com
1663 McFarland Boulevard North, Suite G5
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
205 759-9588

New Image Family Dentistry
www.rodneylgoinsdmd.com
1434 Second Court E.
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-614-5667

Medicare Coverage of Diabetes

Prescription Assistance Resources

Many companies offer diabetes pills or insulin at lower prices for free to people who do not have health insurance, Medicare, or Medicaid.  Many companies also offer prescription discount cards to save on co-pays.  Call the phone number next to the medicine used to find out how you can start saving money today. www.learningaboutdiabetes.org

 

Diabetes Tablets:

Actos (pioglitazone):  1-800-830-9159 – Takeda

Amaryl (glimepiride)*:  1-800-221-4025 – Sanofi-Aventis

Avandia (rosiglitazone):  1-866-728-4368 – GlaxoSmithKline

Glucophage (metformin)*:  1-800-736-0003 – Bristol-Myers Squibb

Glucotrol (glipizide)*:  1-800-707-8990 – Pfizer

Januvia (sitabliptin):  1-800-727-5400 – Merck

Prandin (repaglinide):  1-866-310-7549 – Novo Nordisk

Precose (acarbose)*:  1-866-575-5002 – Bayer

Starlix (nateglinide):  1-800-277-2245 – Novartis

*A low-cost generic tablet is also available. Talk to your diabetes educator for more information

 

Medicine you Inject:

Symlin:  1-800-868-1190 – Amylin Pharma

Humalog 75/25; Humalong 50-50; Humulin R; Humulin N:  1-800-545-6962 – Eli Lilly & Co

NovoLog; NovoLog 70/30; Novolin R; Novolin 70/30; Novolin N; Levemir:  1-866-310-7549 – Novo Nordisk

Lantus; Apidra:  1-800-207-8049 – Sanofi Aventis

Printable Resources

Print your resources HERE and have the information on hand in the comfort of your own home.

Research

http://www.diabetes.org/research-and-practice/we-are-research-leaders/

http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/diabetesresearch/dm_research.aspx

http://www.diabetesresearch.org/

http://www.joslin.org/info/Diabetes_Research_Advancing_Toward_a_Cure.html

http://jdrf.org/research/

http://diatribe.org/

http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/programs/research/index.html