Clinic nameInsulin Pump Clinic
UnitEndocrinology and Diabetes
Head of UnitA/Prof Shane Hamblin. Referrals need to be addressed to a named clinician.
Clinic Description
An endocrinologist and Diabetes Educator manage this clinic that manages patients with Type 1 diabetes who use an insulin pump.
Inclusion criteriaPatients with Type 1 diabetes using an insulin pump for insulin delivery
Exclusion criteria

Patients with:

  • Type 2 diabetes (seen in general diabetes clinic)
  • Gestational Diabetes (managed as part of Obstetric care in the Obstetric Endocrinology clinic)
  • Type 1 diabetes not using an insulin pump
Minimum investigations/clinical information required for triage

Please refer to Melbourne HealthPathways at for guidance in assessing, managing and referring for patient conditions.

How to referReferral information and links to Western Health Referral Templates
Contact for Urgent Referrals

Endocrinology Registrar via switchboard ph 8345 6666 

Other Contact detailsDiabetes and Endocrinology Centre – 8345 0860
Hours of Operation
Wednesday afternoon 2pm – 5.30pm
Clinic Location
Sunshine Hospital
Diabetes and Endocrinology Centre
176 Furlong Road
St Albans, 3021
BillingMBS Patients are bulk billed. Referrals need to be addressed a named clinician
Last updated18/11/2023