You want to be healthier today, for tomorrow. But you’re unsure about what, when and how to eat to achieve your goals. This is where Dietetic Consultation comes to your rescue.
When you come in, you’ll work together with a Dietitian to decide on the food intake that best suits you and your needs specifically.
Another great aspect about Dietetic Consultation is that it teaches you how to maximise your results, by helping you understand and cultivate healthier eating habits.
Dietitians are Allied Health Professionals specialising in Medical Nutrition Therapy. Based on your medical condition, Dietitian provides individualised meal plans, nutrition education and also practical advice in lifestyle modification to optimise your health outcomes. In addition to seeking advice from doctors, Dietitian assists you to make right choices on food for a healthier lifestyle.
Early session from a Dietitian enables timely dietary changes to be made to prevent complications resulting from an illness or disease.
This session will be the longest. You’ll be assessed on your food habits, exercise levels and lifestyle. Responses should be as clear and accurate as possible. Enabling your Dietitian to create the most suitable nutrition plan for you. Do bring a family member, for support
It’s hard to totally change years of ingrained food habits. This is why after the first consultation, Dietitian may set a date for the next appointment to discuss the accomplishments of goals and explore the reasons behind them
Types of medical condition that can improve with Dietary Modification:
Weight issue: to increase weight or lose weight
Gastrointestinal disorders such as Gastric, heart burn
Stroke & Neurological disorders
Patients on tube feeding
Retiree who want to maintain health in golden years and Geriatrics.
Healthy populations who have nutritional concerns
Pediatric patients with the following conditions:
Small for age and failure to thrive
Kindly contact the Dietitian Clinic to make appointment
We accept referral and self-referred patients.
If you have just seen a general practitioner outside of AVISENA, please bring along a referral letter from the referring doctor OR if you have recently make medical check screening please bring the laboratory test results.
Monday to Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed