Office: (361) 694-4986
Fax: (361) 808-2062

Fax information required by referring physician:

  • DCH patient referral form (script signed by PCP)
  • Authorization for dietary consult
  • Insurance/Medicaid card (front and back)
  • Physician’s notes/diagnosis
  • Current labs

Patient must bring to appointment:

  • Patient must be accompanied by parent/guardian (with ID) who knows the history
  • Immunization card
  • Current medications
  • Insurance/Medicaid card

Contact Diabetes nurse or on-call physician immediately concerning patients with new diabetes onset. Then fax new Diabetes onset patient information.

Also: Contact Diabetes nurse for any child who is actually ill or may appear sick.