At Women & Infants Diabetes in Pregnancy Program, part of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, we provide a wide variety of services for women who are pregnant and have diabetes, whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes or develop diabetes during your pregnancy (gestational diabetes).
Diabetes in Pregnancy Program
2 Dudley Street, 5th Floor
Providence, RI 02905
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47452
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Please be advised that this location is a provider-based clinic and both a physician and facility fee will be assessed, which may result in a higher out-of-pocket expense.
Pregnancy has profound effects on the management of diabetes. If you choose to receive your prenatal care from the Department of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, you will have access to diabetes nurse-educators and nutritionists who specialize in caring for women with diabetes during pregnancy.
Research has shown that women whose blood sugar levels are elevated when they become pregnant have a higher risk of having a baby with birth defects. We will assist you in obtaining and maintaining good control of blood glucose levels before you become pregnant to decrease the risk of birth defects.
If you choose to receive your prenatal care from any other obstetrician, we provide: