Nanticoke Center for Diabetes & Endocrinology

Nanticoke Health Services strives to improve access to care for our patients. For diabetic patients, access is made simple through the Nanticoke Center for Diabetes & Endocrinology within Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.

The Center for Diabetes & Endocrinology is guided by Dr. Francisco Padilla, Endocrinologist, and includes easy access to support services including the Nanticoke Wound and Hyperbaric Center, and resources including a certified diabetes educator and support groups.


Support Groups & Workshops

  • Diabetes Prevention Class (Prediabetes)
  • Diabetes Support Group
  • Diabetes Survival Skills Workshop
  • The Diabetes Connection – A comprehensive diabetes class

Both diabetic and endocrinology patients have easier access for appointments with Dr. Padilla. The center offers convenient parking and easier access to any additional testing services available in one location.

Meet our Team:

Your care team includes a group of healthcare professionals available to help you diagnose, treat, and manage your health.

Francisco Padilla, MD Karen E. Coleman, MD Lucinda Mancuso

Francisco Padilla, MD


Karen E. Coleman, MD


Lucinda Mancuso

Certified Diabetes Educator
Registered Dietitian