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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. Baptist Health South Florida 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
Baptist Health South Florida’s 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, contact the location most convenient for you.

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    Locations
    Baptist Hospital

    8900 North Kendall Drive
    Miami, Florida 33176​
    Phone: 786-596-1960​

    Doctors Hospital

    5000 University Drive
    Coral Gables, Florida 33146
    Phone: 786-308-3000

    Homestead Hospital

    975 Baptist Way (Campbell Drive and S.W. 147 Avenue)
    Homestead, Florida 33033
    Phone: 786-243-8000​

    Mariners Hospital

    91500 Overseas Highway
    (MM 91.5)
    Tavernier, Florida 33070
    Phone: 305-434-1588​​​

    South Miami Hospital

    6200 SW 73 Street
    South Miami, Florida 33143
    Phone: 786-662-4000​

    Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

    ​​8900 North Kendall Drive
    Miami, Florida 33176​
    Phone: 786-596-5991

    Baptist Children's Hospital

    8900 North Kendall Drive
    Miami, Florida 33176
    Phone: 786-596-1960​