What is Dietetics?
Dietetics is the science of diet and nutrition in both health and disease. Dietitians practically apply nutrition into everyday information about food to promote well-being, prevent nutrition related problems and dietary treat disease.
We offer outpatient clinics with a Registered Dietitian to assess your nutritional status, control symptoms and improve your well-being. The service is available as a service in its own right or for patients as an integrated part of their overall care and treatment for other conditions. Our dietitian will discuss your goals and agree a dietetic treatment plan with you.
Our dietitians have expertise in:
- Food allergies
- Eating disorders
- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Heart disease and high blood pressure
- Irritable bowel syndrome (lBS)
- Kidney disease
- Vitamin and mineral deficiencies
- Weight gain
- Weight loss