Nutrients in what we eat empowers our body to grow, develop and preserve optimal functions. Healthy dietary choices go a long way in keeping us healthy and ensuring speedy recovery when we’re ill.
Our dietetic services unit offers inpatients and outpatients a comprehensive range of care including personalised diet consultation, medical nutrition therapy (MNT) and lifestyle counselling.
Every day, we cater to people with diverse nutritional needs for various health conditions, ensuring that they get optimal nutritional care. Our qualified dietitians, professionally trained in food sciences, provide personalised nutritional assessment and guidance that optimises your treatment and recovery process while also ensuring long term prevention and well-being.
Let our dietitians help you with the food and nutrition that best suits your needs and guide you in cultivating healthier eating habits.
We provide optimal nutritional care (e.g. enteral tube feeding and modified consistency diets) and patient monitoring to improve the nutritional status, treatment progress and recovery.
We offer dietary advice and nutrition education on meeting nutritional requirements or special diet modifications or disease-specific counselling to patients, families and caregivers.
We conduct nutrition-related and health talks or webinars on various topics for the benefit of the public, our patients, staff and corporate clients.
Ideal for home care clients, pre and post-surgery patients as well as those recently discharged from admission.
We organise these sessions at workplaces, canteens, restaurants, nursing homes, confinement centres, rehabilitation centres, elderly care centres, child nursery/day care, schools etc.
Types of tests include body fat, hydration and muscle analyses for a wide range of subjects, from children to adults, and active persons to the elderly.
This includes wound healing, portion guide, healthy recipes, health promotion, diet modification, supermarket nutritional education and sports nutrition.
This includes fussy eaters and those suffering from selective eating disorders, food allergies, intolerances (e.g. cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA), poor appetite, overweight/obesity, poor growth / faltering growth, feeding difficulties etc.
This includes people who need guidance on healthy eating as well as those dealing with diabetes, metabolic syndrome, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, food allergies, weight problems, pre- and post-surgical care, gout, arthritis, underweight/ cachexia, wound healing, frequent infections, low vitamin K (warfarin) etc.
This includes those dealing with pregnancy-related matters, need lactation/breast feeding support, facing other issues such as fertility, high blood sugar (impaired glucose/ gestational diabetes), anaemia, weight problems, PCOS etc.
This includes seniors who need assistance with poor appetite, oral nutritional supplementation (ONS), modified texture diet (swallowing problems/dysphagia), weight loss, anaemia, rehabilitation, Parkinson’s Disease, sarcopenia/muscle wasting, osteoporosis/ osteopenia, dementia/ Alzheimer’s, stroke, home/bed-bound, supplements etc.
This includes those needing guidance on low FODMAP diet for IBS, indigestion / malabsorption, ulcerative colitis / Crohn’s disease, modified texture diet (e.g. swallowing problems/dysphagia), weight loss, anaemia, stoma-related (ileostomy/colostomy), constipation, coeliac disease etc.
This includes those needing advice on appetite, nutritional supplementation, modified texture diet (e.g. swallowing problems/dysphagia), weight/muscle loss, anaemia, tube feeding, neutropenic etc.
This includes those dealing with fatty liver, cirrhosis, Branched Chain Amino Acid (BCAA) supplementation, weight loss, poor appetite, ascites/ oedema, jaundice etc.
This includes those on dialysis and dealing with pre-dialysis (low protein), kidney stones, nephrotic syndrome, kidney transplantation, kidney cancer etc.
This includes those who need help with poor appetite, oral nutritional supplementation, taste changes, weight loss, muscle loss, tiredness / lethargy, indigestion etc.
Kindly contact our general line to make an appointment. We accept referrals from Avisena Specialist Hospital/Avisena Women’s & Children’s Specialist Hospital outpatient clinics, other private or government hospitals and clinics (adult or paediatric) and general practitioners.
Please bring along your referral letter from the referring doctor with latest blood test/relevant results/growth percentile charts.
We also accept referrals if you have completed a health screening package/wellness package with a referral letter from the referring doctor with latest blood test/relevant results or reports.
Monday – Friday:
11:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday and Public Holiday:
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