Rashid Centre for
Diabetes & Research

Our services

RCDR offers the following services

  • Diabetes Clinic
    With an on-site pharmacy to assist with dispensing of daily diabetes treatment requirement

  • Lifestyle Clinic
    With an Educational kitchen, Bariatric surgery unit and a Physiotherapy unit with a gymnasium.

  • Foot Clinic
    Offering education, diagnosis, preventive and curative treatment.

  • Ophthalmology Clinic
    Offering screening, examinations, treatment and professional advice on eye care and eye health.

  • Laboratory
    For diagnosis, monitoring of glycaemic and metabolic control and detection and monitoring of cardiovascular risk factors and other complications.

 

pdfRCDR Referral Form

 

 

One year treatment plan at RCDR

 

Patients referred to Rashid Centre for Diabetes and Research undergo a standardized treatment scheme with individual components for one year including regular monitoring and follow up . Initially the patient meets the Diabetologist and Diabetes Specialist nurse, followed by the Podiatrist, Dietitian and Physiotherapist in two subsequent visits. At the initial visit, and at 3, 6, 12 months, patients undergoes a standardized tests package, including anthropometric measurements, vital signs, ECG and lab tests. Retinal scanning takes place at initial visit and is thereafter repeated biannually. Lab tests are analyzed at RCDR’s in-house laboratory and made available after 40 minutes when diabetologist meet the patient. All patient data is stored in the common IT-system and is available for all providers.

 

Each provider establishes treatment goals in consensus with the patient and plans the one-year program with the aim to give the patient a holistic transformation towards a new life. After one year of treatment, education and monitoring, the patient is reevaluated and ideally discharged and referred back to the Primary health care for further follow up and treatment.