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Diabetes, gland & hormone disease (Diabetes & endocrinology)


The Central Adelaide Diabetes Service at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) provides inpatient and outpatient services for patients living in Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) with diabetes. Priority service is provided to:

  • Type 1 diabetes, including transitioning from paediatric care
  • Complex type 2 diabetes
  • Secondary diabetes
  • Cystic fibrosis related diabetes*
  • Diabetes and renal / lung transplantation
  • High risk pre-operative patients with sub-optimal glycaemic control.
  • newly diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes.
  • patients referred from rural and remote areas, including the Northern Territory, South West New South Wales and the Riverland.

*only provided at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

For more information, please view the Diabetes outpatient service in CALHN web page.

Appointment location at RAH

Diabetes Clinics or Diabetes Education and Dietetic Service Outpatient Department

RAH Level 3 OPD

Ground floor
18 North Terrace, Adelaide 5000 (Building opposite side of the road to the RAH)

137 East Tce, Adelaide 5000 (from Wakefield Rd/Wakefield St) (Entry through door to the right of the premises)

Please refer to the outpatient map below and present to your designated clinic on the day of your appointment.

  • Outpatient map – RAH

Referral from your GP

You need a referral letter from your GP or medical practitioner to access this service.

Your doctor will need to fax your referral letter to us. We will be in contact with you within clinically recommended times, depending on waiting list length. If there is no waiting list, you will receive an appointment booking letter or we will contact you to arrange a suitable time.

Please refer to the information sheets below for information regarding the outpatient service.

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