Medical Nutrition Therapy

Medical Nutrition Therapy

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) is an essential component of comprehensive health care for individuals with a variety of chronic diseases. Nutrition can improve your health and quality of life. Andrea firmly believes food-as-medicine as part of your treatment and prevention of chronic disease. Following each visit Andrea will have regular correspondence via electronic medical record with your physician regarding your progress.

 

Treatment Plans 

  • Heart Disease
  • Diabetes (type I, type II, gestational)
  • Cancer
  • Digestive & GI Disorders (Celiac disease, Crohn’s disease, IBS, Leaky Gut)
  • Food Allergies & Intolerance
  • Women’s Health (pregnancy, osteo­porosis, anemia)
  • Healthy Aging
  • Pediatrics
  • Weight Loss

 

What to Expect from Your Session

Initial Consultation

1 hour

  • Discussion of health related goals
  • Review of any labs provided
  • Initial body composition analysis
  • Specific diet education provided based on chronic condition
  • Starting Grocery List provided based off of disease and diet preferences
  • Emailed the following after our appointment:
    • Personalized individual calorie, protein, carb, fat, fiber & hydration goals
    • My Fitness Pal account set up and goals to reflect personalized nutrition goals
    • Personalized meal plan and recipes to help you meet your nutrition goals

 

Follow Up Consultations

  • 30 or 60 minutes; depending on patient’s needs
  • Review of progress in management of chronic disease
  • Review of any labs provided
  • Review of food journal
  • Body composition analysis
  • Review of goals
  • Follow up education based off of client’s needs and goals

 

To schedule your appointment please click here.