About Denise Riesman

Registered dietician, Denise Riesman, RD, LD, CDE, is an experienced diabetes nutrition educator who has helped countless patients successfully manage their gestational, Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes. She is an expert case manager and partners closely with her patients in their ongoing diabetes management. Denise works with patients in areas such self blood glucose and monitoring, and has experience providing them with nutrition education in preparation for their use of insulin pumps. Denise is a much-requested speaker for community outreach events and has developed patient education materials and established diabetes support groups. Additionally, she has served as a preceptor for dietetic intern students. Denise received her bachelor's degree in dietetics and institutional foodservice management from Kansas State University.



Languages Spoken



Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Office Locations

The Harmon Diabetes Center
6675 Holmes Road, Ste 550
Kansas City, MO 64131
Phone: (816) 276-9410
Fax: (816) 523-3693