University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology
at Shore Health System
the ONLY diabetes specialty clinic on Maryland's Eastern Shore
The University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology at Shore Health System is the only diabetes specialty clinic on Maryland's Eastern Shore. The Center located at Memorial Hospital offers a multidisciplinary program focused on patient education.
The center's medical director is an endocrinologist who is board certified in endocrinology including diabetes and other endocrine disorders such as thyroid, pituitary, adrenal and osteoporosis problems.
Our mission at the University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology is to provide the highest level of comprehensive diabetes care through prevention, treatment, education and research. We serve the people of the Maryland and Delaware region and provide extensive education on all aspects of the disease and self management.
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Medical Director: Kenneth Patrick L. Ligaray, M.D. is board certified in diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism. Dr. Ligaray graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago-Advocate Christ Medical Center and his fellowship in endocrinology at Saint Louis University.
Physician: Faustino Macuha, Jr., M.D. earned a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from the University of Santo Tomas, in Manila, Philippines, where he also earned a degree as Doctor of Medicine and Surgery. He completed a rotating internship at the University of Santo Tomas Hospital, also in Manila; an Internal Medicine Residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, New York; and an Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship at State University of New York at Stony Brook. Dr. Macuha is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Program Manager: Trish Rosenberry, BSN, RN, Manager of Outpatient Services, University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton.
Lead Diabetes Educator and Certified Diabetes Educator: Doris Allen, RN, CDE
Registered Dietician Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator:Karen Hollis, RDN, CDE
Diabetes Educators: Karen Canter, BSN, RN and Renee Woodward, RN
For More Information:
For more information on these programs and classes offered at the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology, please call Memorial Hospital: 410-822-1000, ext. 5757.
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