Denise Wachman, MSN, RN, CDE

Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center

  • Diabetes Educator
  • Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes and Gestational Diabetes
Phone 949-764-8065 Fax


MSN, Master of Science, Nursing, California State University, Fullerton

AA, Associate in Arts, Nursing, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA

DC, Doctor of Chiropractic, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Whittier, CA

BS, Bachelor of Science, Human Biology, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Whittier, CA

BA, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of California – Irvine, Irvine, CA


RN, Public Health Nurse, BLS, Teaching Credential Certified Diabetes Educator

Clinical Expertise:

Over twenty years combined experience and education in healthcare consisting of patient treatment and patient education. Well-versed in medical terminology and patient diagnostic procedures and protocol.

Areas of expertise include physician and patient interaction, establishing and sustaining strong client rapport, and patient education. Support and encourage an environment which fosters teamwork and interdisciplinary collaboration. Ability to recognize potential roadblocks to achieving health care goals and able to work with patients to overcome barriers that may interfere with positive patient outcomes.