Nutrition Counseling -- 573.760.8396
The clinical Nutrition Services Department at Parkland Health Center provides services to inpatients and outpatients.
Inpatient services include:
- Healthy eating education
- Nutritional assessment
- Nutrition support
Outpatient nutrition counseling addresses a broad range of issues in private or group settings.
- Diabetes self-management
- High cholesterol; lipid lowering
- Obesity and weight loss
- Reduced sodium diets
- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Renal/kidney disease
- Hypertension/high blood pressure
- Heart disease
- Celiac disease
- Gluten sensitivity
- PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome)
- Eating disorders
Patients needing nutritional counseling must be referred by a physician.