Diabetes and Children
CHOC Children's (CHOC) in collaboration with the Allen Diabetes Center now offers pediatric endocrinology
care, education and support services for children with diabetes and their families.
CHOC Children's also works with the Allen Diabetes Center and a wide
array of community agencies such as the (Newport Mesa Unified School District,
PADRE, Share our Selves, Latino Health Access, American Diabetes Association,
and Families Costa Mesa) to support the prevention of pediatric obesity
and diabetes in the community.
The Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center and CHOC Children’s realize
that teens and young adults have different needs than children and require
efficient processes when transitioning to managing their diabetes. Our
cooperating teams work together to provide you:
- freedom & control in living a healthy life as you enter adulthood
- continuation of excellent care
- education and support