Editor’s Note: This is part of an ongoing series in partnership with the Morristown Area Chamber of Commerce showcasing local businesses. The Chamber Business Showcase is an annual event that is being taken online this year due to the pandemic. For more, go online to www.citizentribune.com and search for the keyword #chambershowcase.

U.S. Diabetes Care specializes in treating diabetes, providing education and lifestyle change. They treat the whole patient specifically for diabetes and send the client back to their primary care physician for the remainder of their care. U.S. Diabetes opened in June 2019.

U.S. Primary Care Adult and Pediatric treats all aspects of primary care from newborn through geriatrics. Their primary care providers have been practicing for more than a combined 50 years.

Tim Keller, owner and founder, had a vision to provide services to diabetics and provide and avenue for education about the disease and diagnosis. Patients often receive their diagnosis, lab results and a diet in order to live a full life with diabetes.

Primary care providers have the task of treating multiple diagnosis and reaching quality metric guidelines.

U.S. Diabetes specializes in treatment of diabetes to get A1C under control. The primary care provider receives that benefit and it allows them time to focus on all other quality measures. The community requested U.S. Diabetes add primary and pediatric care and the company recently added those services to fill that need.

They have a group of trained and educated professionals including Dr. Daniel Castro, M.D., who is the medical director specializing in internal medicine. They also have a trained staff and nurse practitioners. Each provider specializes in an area of training and expertise.

U.S. Diabetes Care is the only facility that is CDC-recognized in the East Tennessee area. They are the only facility of their type in the area as well.

The company also has a trained and certified therapy dog, LUMI, who provides special care for patients, especially pediatric and adolescent patients.

U.S. Diabetes Care can be found at usdiabetescare.com. Their address is 2231 Sandstone Dr,, Morristown TN 37814.

Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.