Nutrition and Weight Management
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Our dietitians are experts in nutrition! We are experienced and up-to-date in nutrition counseling for weight management and many other medical conditions including those listed below. Schedule an individual consultation by calling 314-525-4508, option 2. Your appointment will include an individualized assessment of your needs, diet education and a custom meal-plan. Please check our class schedule for additional opportunities.
Individual medical nutrition therapy with a registered, licensed dietitian is available for:
- general nutrition and disease prevention
- family nutrition
- nutrition during pregnancy and lactation
- high cholesterol
- high blood pressure
- kidney disease
- weight management
- planning for weight-loss surgery
- Celiac disease
- gastrointestinal disorders, such as irritable bowel, diverticulosis and Crohn's disease
- food allergies
- unintentional weight loss
- other nutrition-related conditions
Please bring the following to your appointment:
If you are interested in long-term support and assistance for weight management, we offer an affordable follow-up package. Visits include motivational and behavior change tips, professional food diary review and analysis, additional meal-planning, and weigh-in, if desired. Cost is $20 for 15 minute visit.
Body composition analysis
Body composition analysis by bioelectrical impedance is available, and included, in your appointment if desired. During this easy and painless measurement, we will analyze your percent body fat and visceral fat, a measure of fat surrounding the organs that is an indicator of disease risk.
For information, please call our Health Access Line at 314-ANTHONY (268-4669) or 800-554-9550 or visit find a physician online.
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