Diabetes Education at Lake Grove

Stony Brook Medicine’s Diabetes Program is pleased to offer the most advanced and supportive care to Long Islanders living with diabetes.  We are proud to be Long Island’s longest running education program recognized by the American Diabetes Association. Our multidisciplinary team of diabetes education specialists has over 100 years of combined experience helping patients and their families to overcome the challenges of living with diabetes. Stony Brook’s team of board-certified endocrinologists, certified diabetes care and education specialists and clinical nutritionists work collaboratively to provide patient-centered education, clinical consultation and counseling to patients throughout their journey with diabetes. Our approach to diabetes patient care has garnered national recognition placing Stony Brook University Hospital among the top 10% of all diabetes programs nation-wide

For Appointments
Option 4

Advanced Specialty Care at Lake Grove
4 Smith Haven Mall
Lake Grove, NY 11755


Conditions Treated at our Lake Grove Office

We support patients with all types of diabetes including types 1 and 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes and post-surgical diabetes.

Additional Services

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)
Good nutrition is an essential component of a healthy lifestyle. Whether you are trying to lose weight, manage a chronic condition, reduce your risk of disease, or just looking to make positive changes to your diet, the nutrition experts at Stony Brook Medicine can help. Our registered dietitian nutritionists (RDNs) provide professional nutrition therapy and personalized strategies to support your health and wellness goals

Our Team

M. Gabriela Scharpf, MS, RD, CDCES, BC-ADM
Registered Dietitian / Diabetes Educator

Samantha Zito, MS, RD, CDCES

Registered Dietitian/ Diabetes Educator

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