The Urgent Express in Charlton is closed and all patients should visit Oxford Urgent Care to be seen. Please CALL this number prior to arrival: 508-499-1760
Oxford Hours: 8AM-4PM, 7 Days a Week

Coronavirus Hotline: 508.765.8191 (intended for questions or concerns related to COVID-19 only)
Our staff is available from 8am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, where callers may speak with clinical experts for answers to questions.

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Endocrinology / Diabetes Care

At Harrington, we have experience with all types of endocrine disorders and illnesses. Our staff specializes in diabetes and obesity, and can provide patients with an individualized plan in managing any metabolic disorder or diabetes. Our endocrinology department services patients 16 years of age and older.

Along with medical management of diabetes, we also provide self-education tools utilizing the latest diabetes standards and guidelines. Diabetes Self-Management Education includes a review of: nutrition, physical activity, monitoring of blood sugars, medication, prevention, treating acute and chronic complications, practical problem solving, and healthy coping.

Our services include:

  • Obesity Management
    • Type 1/Type 2/Complex Diabetes
    • Insulin Pump Starts and Management
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pituitary and Neuroendocrine Disorders
    • Weight Loss or Gain
    • Hirsutism/Gestational diabetes
  • Adrenal Disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Disease
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Thyroid Disease

We also provide nutrition therapy consultations for a variety of conditions, including obesity, Celiac disease, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and kidney disease.

Personalization is a key component in how we care for you. We strive to work with our patients, utilizing a multidisciplinary team based approach. We provide support and education, giving you the necessary tools to manage and monitor your care. We also work closely with other allied health professionals including ophthalmologists, podiatrists, behaviorists, neurologists and cardiologists.

Do you have an upcoming appointment? CALL FIRST

If you have an upcoming appointment at any Harrington HealthCare System facility and have the following symptoms, fever, or cough, please call your doctor prior to arriving to your appointment.

Our top priority is to protect you, our patients, communities, and healthcare workers.

Current Visitor Policy

For the health and safety of our patients and employees, the following policy is in effect as of Monday, March 30

There will be NO visitors allowed in any inpatient or outpatient services (this includes the Emergency Department, Harrington Physician Services offices, and all other Harrington HealthCare Facilities)

Please note that the Main Lobby at Harrington Hospital in Southbridge will be closed at 7pm. All patients who need to enter the hospital after that time should come in through the ED.

The implementation of this policy is in an effort to limit the spread of potential illnesses that could be harmful to you, our patients, community, and staff. Thank you for your cooperation.

TELEHEALTH Appointments Now Available

To protect your health during the COVID-19 pandemic, certain appointments may now be conducted via TELEHEALTH, a service that allows you to see your doctor from home via a phone call or via a video conference call using your smartphone or computer.

If you are interested in scheduling a TELEHEALTH appointment, please let our office know when you call to make your appointment. We will do our best to accommodate your request if TELEHEALTH is appropriate for the type of care you need.

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