Nutrition Clinic

The primary purpose of the Nutrition Clinic at OLLH is to optimise client's health with Nutritional Therapy. It is also envisioned to be the Center for the provision of nutrition support, particularly, the critically ill patients of this hospital.


OLLH - Nutrition Clinic, Nutrition Counselling is provided by our Registered Nutritionist-
Dieticians (RND) who can assist their various clients through:

- Nutritional therapy - Our emphasis is on an individual centered approach to health and nutrition care that employs Nutrition assessment and intervention using balanced nutrition concepts , lifestyle based strategy of incorporating health sciences to help

clients to achieve his or her optimal physiological ,emotive, cognitive and physical function .


- Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) - In this intervention , other than providing nutritional counselling on behaviour and lifestyle, our Registered Dieticians performs comprehensive nutrition assessment to be able to come up with a nutrition diagnosis , plans and implements nutrition

Intervention using evidence based guidelines nutrition practice guidelines from the Food and Nutrition Research Institute , Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics ( formerly -American Dietetic

Association) and the American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition


Our Registered Nutritionist-Dieticians can provide MNT and other services for a variety of diseases and conditions, special diets including :

- Diabetes , Types I and II , Gestational Diabetes

- Cardiovascular Diseases : Congestive Heart Failure , Hypertension , Dyslipidemia

Cardiac Reversal Diet for S/P CABG

- Renal Disease

- Weight Management

- Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill patient

- Geriatric Nutrition

- Dysphagia

- Enteral Nutrition Support

- Cancer

- Ketogenic Diet for Patients with Seizure ( in coordination with the Pedia Neurologist/Epileptologist)

- Diet for Autism



Weight Management

- Individualized patient counselling

- Balanced Diet for all Age groups

- Healthy Lifestyle Modification


Healthy Eating Lifestyle for Pregnant and Lactating



Other services:

Community Education, Lay forum lectures, Orientation Lectures on Basic Nutrition Support Course,

Corporate Wellness.


The Nutrition Clinic is open from Monday to Fridays from 8:00 AM - 5:OO PM, while our Out-Patient Diet Referrals are entertained from 1:00 - 3:00 PM.


     

     
  Patients and families always come first at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital!   OLLH insures that our highly credentialed Professionals are available 24/7.    We make sure your stay is closest to home.

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