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  • Rhode Island Hospital Nutrition Teaching Center

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m.

    Nutritionists at RIH are registered dietitians, licensed by the State of Rhode Island and registered by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. They are trained in all areas of nutrition and they regularly translate diet prescriptions into everyday food choices.

    Dietitians offer nutritional counseling for a variety of health conditions, including:

    1. Celiac Sprue
    2. Diabetes
    3. Food Allergies
    4. Gastrointestinal Problems
    5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
    6. High Cholesterol
    7. Hypertension-High Blood Pressure
    8. Hypoglycemia-Low Blood Sugar
    9. Kidney Disease
    10. Obesity

    Appointments:
    To book an appointment, call weekdays 401-444-7152 from 9:30am to 1:30pm, or request an appointment online.

    Physician Referral Form - Adult

    Nutrition counseling is often covered by insurance, however, patients should check with their insurance provider prior to scheduling their appointment to assure that the service is covered for their diagnosis.

    *Attention Medicare Patients- Medicare only covers Nutrition Counseling for renal and diabetes diagnoses.

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