Leo Hendricks, Ph.D

Leo Hendricks.jpegDr. Hendricks is CEO of LHCA’s Diabetes Disease State Management Center.  The Center provides diabetes self-management skills training for persons with type 1, type 2, gestational diabetes.It is dedicated to empowering people to take charge of their diabetes for positive health outcomes.  He is well versed in the teaching of diet, monitoring, preventive care and exercise in the management of elevated blood sugars.

Dr. Hendricks, as an Epidemiologist and clinical social worker, has focused on the areas of diabetes education, diabetes support groups and diabetes management and treatment since 1994.  Dr. Hendricks and his wife have managed the  Diabetic Education services here at the McGinty Integrative Medical Center  for over ten years.

He is an active member of the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Dr. Hendricks has published articles in The Diabetes Educator, Diabetes Self-Management, and Practical Diabetology.