Outpatient Medical Nutrition Therapy

Outpatient Individual Counseling

A Registered Dietitian provides therapeutic diet instructions for disease states such as:

  • Cardiovascular Disease (Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension)
  • Gastrointestinal Disease (Peptic Ulcer, GERD, Diverticular Disease)
  • Endocrine/Metabolic Disease (Diabetes, Hypoglycemia, Obesity, Osteoporosis, Gestational  Diabetes)
  • Renal Disease (Renal Insufficiency/Failure)

Nutritional diets include, but are not limited to:

  • Low Fat, Low Cholesterol
  • Low Protein, Sodium and Potassium
  • Low Fiber, Low Residue
  • High Fiber
  • High Calcium
  • Low Sodium
  • High Calorie, High Protein
  • Nutritional Needs During Pregnancy/Lactation

Education will be tailored based on physicians' orders; follow-up reports will be sent to the physician on a timely basis. Insurance can be billed with doctor prescription and authorization if indicated.

For more information, call Diabetes Education at (561) 263-5067 or fax physicians' orders to (561) 263-5048.