Itís never too late to combat or alleviate the effects of high
blood pressure, high cholesterol, digestive problems, food
intolerances including celiac disease and lactose intolerance, or other
Good nutrition will play an
important role in helping you get better, and making sure you
have the proper nutrition is a non-surgical method to avoid more
complicated problems. At Lee Memorial Health system, we
recognize nutrition as an important part of a healthy lifestyle.
A registered dietitian is a professional
trained in food and nutrition. A registered dietitian is qualified to address
individual nutrition issues and will work with you to provide a
nutritional plan to better manage your condition.
Providing practical and reliable information to clients and the
community is our goal. The program offers specialized counseling
for the following:
If you or someone you know
would like to benefit from medical nutrition therapy, ask your
doctor for a referral and call 239-424-1499 to schedule an
appointment. The outpatient dietitian can meet with you at Cape Coral
Hospital, HealthPark Medical Center, Lee Memorial
Hospital and Gulf coast Medical Center.
For more information, please contact Marjorie Chutkan,
outpatient dietitian, at 239-343-5662 or page her at 239-930-3320.