Diabetes Educator

Rita Barrett

Rita Barrett​

Rita is a Registered Nurse and Credentialled Diabetes Educator with 20 years of tertiary level Diabetes & Endocrine experience.
Involved in establishing the Queensland Diabetes Centre at the Mater in 1997, the first service in Queensland to provide multidisciplinary, specialised care for people of all ages with diabetes, she has a high degree of clinical skill and expertise in all aspects of diabetes education and management, including:
  • gestational diabetes
  • T1 & T2 diabetes
  • insulin initiation and titration
  • Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion (CSII)
  • carbohydrate counting and dietary guidance
  • continuous glucose monitoring

Working as an independent practitioner from Greenslopes Obstetrics & Gynaecology rooms since 2015, Rita helps you achieve optimum health potential and improved overall wellbeing through an individualised approach centred on evidence-based best practice.

Our Commitment to Excellence

Each doctor at Greenslopes Obstetrics & Gynaecology is an independent practitioner and personally committed to providing best practise medical care. The practice undertakes dedicated obstetric and surgical audits to ensure the performance and outcomes of all doctors remain at the highest possible standard – the standard you deserve.

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