Diabetes Conditions

 

Treating all types of diabetes

Convenience is a hallmark of the UK Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center, which is why our team of adult and pediatric endocrinologists, advanced practice providers, registered nurses, diabetes care and education specialists and other providers treats all major types of diabetes in one location. In our spacious center at UK HealthCare - Turfland on Harrodsburg Road in Lexington, we offer everything patients need to treat and manage diabetes so they can work, play and pursue their goals. Our services include:

UK HealthCare - Turfland is also home to an array of diabetes support services, including radiology, ophthalmology and optometry services, a laboratory, and a pharmacy. Primary care providers and other referring providers play an integral role in caring for patients with diabetes, and they are important parts of our team. We work closely with these providers to coordinate diabetes treatment and management.

Conditions we treat

Our team treats:

For more information about programs and services available at UK Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center, call 859-323-BBDC (2232). Select option 1 for the adult clinic; option 2 for the pediatric clinic; or option 3 for diabetes education services.

 

Providers

Adult diabetes

Board-certified endocrinologists

Derick Adams, DO 
Kamyar Asadipooya, MD
Simon J. Fisher, MD
Philip Kern, MD 
Kristen R. Stakelin, MD
Lisa Tannock, MD

Advanced practice providers trained in diabetes management

Scarlet Bardo, APRN
Kelli S. Henderson, APRN, CDCES
Chlodys E. Johnstone, PA-C
Rachel S. McNeil, APRN
Karla B. Mullins, APRN
Tammy C. Thomas, APRN

Physician fellows in endocrinology

Robert 'Randal' Geier, DO
Bryn Pape, DO
Sudha Penumala, MD
Kyle Rosenstein, MD

Advanced practice providers trained in thyroid disorders

Regina M. Marcinek, APRN, CNS

Pediatric diabetes

Board-certified endocrinologists

W. Jackson Smith, MD (Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology)  
John Fowlkes, MD (Director, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center) 
Kathryn Thrailkill, MD 
Alba Morales Pozzo, MD 
Eva Kalaitzoglou, MD

Advanced practice providers trained in diabetes management

Debra Howard, APRN, MLDE, CDE
Leslie Scott, PhD, APRN, MLDE, CDE

Licensed diabetes educators

Jennifer Cherolis, BSN, RN, MLDE, CDE, MLDE
Shana Cunningham, MSN, RN, MLDE, BC-ADM, CDE
Andrea E. Francis, MS, RDN, LD, LDE
Nancy E. Garth, BSN, RN, LDE, CLNC, CPPN
Janet Gilligan, MSEd, RDN, LD, CDE
Angela Hepner, MEd, RDN, LD, MLDE, CDE, CDTC
Beth Holden, MSN, RN, MLDE, CDE
Karen McKnight, RDN, MLDE, CDE
Tami Ross, RD, LD, MLDE, CDCES, FADCES

Referral forms (for external providers)

Health care providers, please visit our referral page to refer your patient to this service.

Contact us

Simon J. Fisher, MD, PhD   
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism 
Acting Director, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center 
Contact Number 859-323-5821

Stakelin

Kristen Stakelin, MD, MLDE, CDCES
Medical Director, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Associate Professor
Contact Number 859-323-5821

Sampson

John Sampson
Ambulatory Director, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Contact Number 859-323-5821

Jason Taylor

Jason Taylor, BS
Clinical Administrator, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Contact Number 859-323-5821

O'Mara

Shannon O’Mara, RN
Clinical Nurse Manager Senior, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Contact Number 859-323-5821

Sidwell

Laura Sidwell
Administrative Services Assistant, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Contact Number 859-323-5407

Jolene Ruble
Staff Support Associate II, Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Contact Number 859-323-5821

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