The medical nutrition therapy program at Fisher-Titus is designed to help patients take control of their nutritional needs.
Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) work in the treatment and prevention of disease by providing medical nutrition therapy to treat and prevent a wide variety of chronic conditions and health concerns, such as heart disease, diabetes and obesity.
The Program Includes:Together with a registered dietitian nutritionist, patients set nutrition goals to improve their health. Medical nutrition therapy provided by an RDN includes:
The Fisher-Titus Medical Nutrition Therapy Program Provides Services for:
What is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)?
A Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) is a food and nutrition expert who has met academic and professional requirements that include a bachelor’s degree with course work approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; passing a national examination administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration; and continuing professional education requirements to maintain registration on an ongoing basis.
For more information about the program, call the Outpatient Education Department at 419-660-2596, or contact your physician for a referral.