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Nutrition Services

Division of Endocrinology, Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism

Nutrition Wellness Visit

Interested in knowing how fast your body's engine is running? Want a thorough body composition assessment and accurate daily calorie prescription? The Wellness and Weight Management Center's 90-minute Nutrition Wellness Visit with a Registered Dietitian gives you just that!

Appointment includes:

  • Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) measurement
  • Height
  • Weight
  • Comprehensive Body Fat and Muscle Mass Testing
  • Full body Composition Analysis (weight, body fat %, body water%, muscle mass, basal metabolic rate, bone mass and visceral fat rating)
  • Segmental Body Composition Analysis
  • Waist circumference
  • Blood Pressure
  • Pulse
  • Individualized Calorie and Nutrient Prescription

Nutrition Counseling Services

The Registered Dietitians at the Wellness and Weight Management Center are trained and qualified to administer Medical Nutrition Therapy.

Medical Nutrition Therapy includes:

  1. Performing a comprehensive nutrition assessment determining the nutrition diagnosis;
  2. Planning and implementing a nutrition intervention using evidence-based nutrition practice guidelines;
  3. Monitoring and evaluating an individual's progress over subsequent visits with the RD.

Nutrition services for a variety of diseases and conditions include:

  • Cardiovascular Disease: hypertension, dyslipidemia, congestive heart failure
  • Diabetes: Type 1, Type 2, Gestational
  • Disease Prevention: general wellness
  • GI Disorders: celiac disease, cirrhosis, Crohn's disease
  • Immunocompromise: food allergy, HIV/AIDS
  • Oncology
  • Pediatrics: infant/child feeding, failure-to- thrive, inborn errors of metabolism
  • Renal Disease: insufficiency, chronic failure, transplantation