Nutrition and dietetics

Nutrition and dietetics

Trained dieticians and nutritionists provide specialist advice on diet for hospital wards and outpatient clinics, forming part of a multidisciplinary team.

The department works across a wide range of specialities such as:

Diabetes
Cancer
Kidney problems
Paediatrics
Elderly care
Surgery and critical care
Gastroenterology.

They also provide group education to patients with diabetes, heart disease and osteoarthritis, and work closely with weight management groups.