Nutrition Therapy

Making smart food choices is important whether you have a specific medical condition or are working on living a healthier lifestyle. Nutrition Therapy at SCMC takes an individualized approach to assist with the following conditions:

  • Adult weight problems – obesity, eating disorders
  • Childhood weight problems – excessive weight gain or failure to gain adequate weight
  • Diabetes
  • Pregnancy and related complications – gestational diabetes, breast feeding support
  • Food allergies – including gluten and lactose
  • Cardiovascular disorders – high blood pressure, congestive heart disease, high cholesterol, high triglycerides, coronary artery disease
  • Cancer, chemotherapy, and radiation related complications
  • Gastrointestinal disorders – including reflux, ulcers, ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome
  • Kidney disease
  • Other disorders and conditions

Nutrition therapy is available with or without a referral from your physician.

Renew Weight Management Program

SCMC offers a 3-month interactive program to anybody interested in weight loss, weight maintenance, or simply learning about a healthy lifestyle. This includes eight 1.5 hour group sessions held in the multi-purpose room at SCMC. Program benefits include:

  • Individualized meal plan developed by registered dietitian
  • Health Journal
  • Exercise demonstrations for all activity levels
  • The latest science-based nutrition information
  • Recommendations on using technology for weight management
  • Samples of easy-to-make healthy recipes
  • And more!

For more information contact Alyssa at 320-589-1313 or athooft@scmcinc.org.

Insurance Coverage

It is highly recommended to check with your insurance provider regarding coverage for nutrition therapy prior to your first visit.

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320-589-1313

"Food is the Solution. Not the Problem."

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