At the Diabetes and Endocrine Institute, health and lifestyle merge seamlessly in a holistic approach to health and well being. Dr. Wayne Woo and his wife, Pat Woo, know that making healthy decisions goes hand in hand with medical expertise when it comes to treating diseases.

Dr. Woo

Not only is Dr. Woo an expert and board certified in endocrinology, he is also one of the few physicians who is a Certified Diabetes Educator, a health care professional who is trained in teaching people with diabetes how to manage their disease better.
content_image• Dr. Woo is one of the few physicians in Mississippi who has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for nine years.
• The Diabetes and Endocrine Institute has been recognized by the ADA as an Educational Center for the last 6 years consecutively.
• Dr. Woo personally received an award as a nationwide finalist for Diabetes Educator of the Year at the National American Association of Diabetic Educators meeting in August 2010, recognizing his commitment, efforts, and passion in helping his patients with diabetes lead healthier lives.
• Dr. Woo takes a comprehensive approach to treating overall health, diabetes, and body metabolism in order to help patients achieve a “reset” to live a healthy life.

The clinic’s unique approach to treatment encourages patients to make changes in their meal plans, their attitude, and their expectations. Combined with Dr. Woo’s solid medical expertise, people with diabetes in Mississippi are offered “hope, healing, and health.”


• Session #1: Grocery Shopping With Joe
This class teaches you about healthier eating habits, reading food labels, and grocery shopping.
• Session #2: Helping Joe Understand His Diabetes
This class teaches you ways to take better care of YOU. Let’s talk about ways to exercise, setting personal goals, eating healthier, and importance of taking your medications.
• Session #3: Getting Joe To Make Lifestyle Changes
This class teaches you how to avoid diabetic complications and to take better care of yourself.
• Session #4: Eating On The Go With Joe
This class teaches how to make better food choices when eating out at restaurants and fast food places.
• Session #5: Meal Planning With Joe
This class teaches you to learn how to space your meals, eat healthier, and to prepare more flavorful and healthier meals.