The percentage of people with diabetes, a condition that causes problems with how your body handles sugar, is rising. More than 25.8 million children and adults in the United States — 8.3% of the population — have diabetes. It’s estimated that 1 in 10 people in Michigan have a form of diabetes. At the U-M Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes, we are committed to preventing, treating, and curing all forms of diabetes through patient care and advanced research. Our comprehensive clinic allows patients with diabetes, diabetes complications and other hormone-related issues to receive state-of-the-art care and the option of participating in local and national diabetes research studies. We offer comprehensive care and education for patients with diabetes, including:

  • Diabetes Guide Book
  • Diabetes complications
  • Clinical Research Studies
  • Insulin pump preparation, training and follow up
  • Nephrology (consulting)
  • Neurology (consulting)
  • Nutrition
  • Ophthalmology (consulting)
  • Podiatry
  • Social Work
  • Training support for intensive insulin treatment of diabetes
  • Management of diabetes during pregnancy 
  • Weight Management Clinic  
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Education Classes and Individual Consultations
  • Free Support Groups

Learn more about our education classes.

Learn more about clinical research opportunities for patients with diabetes.

Patient Resources

Diabetes Information Guide