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Nutrition Counseling


Healthy Eating Starts Here
What you eat has a big impact on your health. Whether you are trying to reach a healthy weight, cope with an illness or reduce the risk of disease, proper nutrition plays an important role. Homestead Hospital offers nutrition counseling to the community. Our program is ideal for people of all ages and medical histories. It provides the support and guidance needed to reach health goals and make healthy food choices one step at a time.
What We Offer
Our registered and licensed dietitians offer personalized nutrition counseling designed to fit your health care needs. Our dietitians are knowledgeable in all areas of nutrition and can develop healthy eating plans based on the following health concerns:

•  Heart disease, including management of high blood pressure and high cholesterol
•  Cancer
•  Gastrointestinal disorders
•  Weight management
•  Kidney disease
•  Pregnancy
•  Healthy vegetarian eating
•  Nutrition for children and adolescents

Services are offered in English and Spanish
A one-hour initial appointment includes an in-depth assessment to determine your nutritional needs. The dietitian will discuss ways to make healthy food choices and will provide you with information to help you understand and manage your nutritional needs. Thirty-minute follow-up appointments, if necessary are available.

Payment is required at the time of appointment. Your insurance company may reimburse you for nutrition counseling ordered by a physician.
A referral may be required by a physician. Check with your insurance company to be sure of your coverage.
Scheduling an Appointment
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 786-243-8608.