One of the most
accurate ways to estimate a persons caloric or calorie needs is
though metabolic testing. This provides the registered dietitian
with information to help you lose/gain or maintain your weight. It
will also show where your metabolism falls compared to a typical
person with the same gender, height, weight, and age. A slow
metabolism could detect a medical condition such as hypothyroidism.
Many insurance companies are now covering for nutrition counseling
and metabolic testing as well as preventative care. Medicare covers
for Diabetes and Kidney disease. Today's changes makes for a
- Nutrition Counseling
The goal of nutrition counseling is to
help a person make and maintain dietary changes specific to their
needs. We cover a variety of conditions such as: Diabetes education,
adult and childhood obesity/weight loss, renal failure,
gastrointestinal disorders, hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol and
triglycerides), hypertension, metabolic syndrome and more.
Individualized counseling is provided to meet a persons specific
nutritional needs and continue to offer a support system.
*Specializing in bariatric nutrition for
those doing weight loss surgery
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