Proper nutrition can enhance not only your health, but your quality of life. At Des Peres Hospital we are dedicated to helping you set and achieve your nutrition goals. Our Registered Dietitians educate you on the basics of proper diet and nutrition. Our goal is for you to take these tools and apply them to your every day routine.
Services offered include one-on-one consultations for conditions such as:
- Cardiovascular disease, including high blood pressure and high cholesterol
- Gastrointestinal conditions, including Chrohn's Disease, Celiac Disease and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
- Weight management
- Bariatric nutrition counseling
- Renal diet education
An initial assessment of your current nutrition lifestyle and comprehensive nutrition counseling that includes:
- Nutrition education
- Behavior modification
- Goal setting
- Meal planning
The dietitians at Des Peres Hospital are licensed in the State of Missouri and registered by the American Dietetic Association. Continuing education requirements for licensed and registered dietitians are your assurance that you are receiving current information on the impact of nutrition on your healthcare.
Setting Up Your Appointment
Appointments can be made by calling our Central Scheduling department at 314-966-9297. A physician's referral may be needed for insurance reimbursement.
Our scheduled appointments are on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.