Outpatient Nutrition Counseling

The Outpatient Counseling Services at St John's Riverside Hospital provides personally tailored nutrition education consultation.  The goal is to achieve and maintain better health; help manage chronic diseases, such as renal disease, gastrointestinal diseases and diabetes; and provide a personalized weight loss program and support.

When assessing a patient’s nutritional status dietitians look at the whole picture including the complexities of the patient’s current medical status. They look at past medical history, weight history, anthropometrics, current intake, diet history, nutrition knowledge, and lab data, both prescribed and over the counter medications and supplements. They also consider psychosocial and economic issues affecting the patient’s nutritional status. Taking everything into account, dietitians create an individualized nutrition care and or education plan. Their goal is to optimize the nutritional status of their patients thereby improving clinical outcome.



Individual appointments available for:

• Diabetes self-management
• Gestational diabetes education
• Weight management
• Nutrition counseling (diagnosis specific or general)

All age groups:
Children, Teens, Adults, Seniors

Insurance
Insurance may cover fees please inquire.

Physician Referral
Service requires Physician Referral

Locations
Andrus Pavilion
967 North Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701

Dobbs Ferry Pavilion
128 Ashford Avenue
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

Please call to make an appointment (914) 964-4954

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