Diabetes & You

The Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center (UDEC) provides individualized medical care with thorough management of blood glucose, the latest diagnostic services, and multidisciplinary services for management of diabetes and its complications. Our providers focus on rigorous glucose, lipid, and blood pressure management ensuring that our patients meet all therapeutic targets or screening tests recommended by national organizations.

Types of Diabetes

Learn more about the different types of diabetes:

Devaprabu Abraham, MD

Patient Rating:


4.7 out of 5

Dr. Dev Abraham completed his graduate and post graduate training in India and in England respectively.  He joined the University of Utah internal medicine residency program in 1993 and then pursued endocrine fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Following his fellowship training he returned to the University of Utah in 19... Read More

Amnon Schlegel, MD, PhD

Dr. Schlegel is a board certified specialist in Adult Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes. Dr. Schlegel sees patients with lipid disorders at the Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center on a referral basis. He sees patients with all general endocrine disorders at the Salt Lake VA Medical Center Endocrine Clinic.... Read More


Adrenal Disorders, Clinical Lipid Specialist, Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, Hypertriglyceridemia, Lipids, Metabolic Syndrome, Osteoporosis & Metabolic Bone Disease, Pituitary, Prediabetes, Thyroid Disorders, Type 2 Diabetes


Utah Diabetes Center 801-581-7761
Veterans Administration Medical Center 801-582-1565

Debra L. Simmons, MD, MS, FACE, FACP

Patient Rating:


4.6 out of 5

Dr. Debra Lynn Simmons is a professor of medicine at University of Utah and Director of Clinical Affairs, Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center. Dr. Simmons is board certified in internal medicine as well as endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism and a diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology. In addition to her medical degree from... Read More

Utah Diabetes & Endocrinology Center

615 Arapeen Drive, Ste. 100
Salt Lake City, Utah 84108