Diabetes Counseling

Estrela Chaves, Nurse Practitioner and Certified Diabetes Educator, has comprehensive knowledge in the treatment and education of diabetes.

Marlboro Internal Medicine counseling program provides you with an individualized pathway of care based on your particular need. Estrela Chaves, NPCDE, provides medication management, treats and monitors acute and chronic diabetes complications. Provides medical nutrition therapy and counsels patients in self management.

It is about empowering you to self-manage the day-to-day care of your diabetes.  Estrela Chaves focuses on the AADE 7 key behaviors that promote successful diabetes self management:

  • Healthy eating
  • Being active
  • Monitoring
  • Taking Medication
  • Problem solving
  • Reducing risks
  • Healthy coping