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.