Diabetes Educator

Nikki is a credentialled Diabetes Educator who lives and works on the Central Coast.

She has been offering education to people with diabetes in hospitals around Sydney before setting up her private practice, Coasties Diabetes, a few years ago. She is passionate about offering good quality care that is close to home.

Nikki is a Registered Nurse and is currently studying to complete her Masters of Nursing to become a Nurse Practitioner. She is a certified pump trainer (CPT) for Medtronic, T Slim Insulin pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM). Nikki enjoys working with people who have all forms of diabetes to help them best manage their diabetes and to ensure they have the tools and knowledge needed to feel confident to do this. Nikki understands diabetes is a challenge and believes everyone does their best each day and she will support and guide you to achieve your personal diabetes goals.

PATIENT NOTICE: COVID-19
We are still open delivering quality healthcare during this ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. We understand that this is a stressful, uncertain and anxiety-provoking time for many of our patients and have implemented some additional procedures in regard to booking appointments to ensure the safety of all our patients and staff. Our reception staff are happy to assist you with your enquiries and we appreciate your understanding and patience as we attend to your needs, however rude or aggressive behaviour will not be tolerated.

Appointment Bookings
  • Regular patients of the practice who have visited in the last 12 months can make a Telehealth appointment with their usual GP via telephone - if you require a face to face appointment you can discuss this with your GP during the telephone consultation.
  • New patients & patients who require skin cancer checks are asked to call 4333 1222
When presenting at the practice
  • Our doors are locked to ensure the safety of our patients and staff – if you have an appointment please knock and our receptionists will let you in.
  • All visitors are required to wear a face mask when in the medical centre - face masks will be provided if you do not have one.
  • Only patients with appointments (& their carers or those with toddlers) will be allowed into the practice.
  • Temperature checks will be done at reception & COVID-19 questions will be asked.
Please do not come to the practice if you do not have an appointment or are suffering from respiratory symptoms (cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, fever) or if you have been overseas, to Victoria, or been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19.