Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center Now Offering Outpatient Nutrition Services For Patients

Jul 19, 2016

Palm Beach Gardens, Fla-July 19th 2017-Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center announces its new outpatient nutrition program to help patients with their dietary needs and goals.  The program is designed to provide comprehensive nutrition assessment and education, including individualized nutrition consultation for patients who require medical nutrition therapy.  Nutritional outcomes are monitored and optimized through visits with the hospitals registered dietitian.  

This program allows trained nutritionists to monitor the patients and create a dietary plan that’s tailored perfectly for them,” said Dianne Goldenberg, chief executive officer of Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center.  “This is certainly great care that we now offer to a great community.”

With an appointment patients can expect a registered dietitian to provide individual counseling for the following:

  • Food Allergies/Intolerances
  • Weight concerns
  • Heart disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Hypertension
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Liver Disease
  • Vitamin/Mineral Deficiencies
  • High Cholesterol

“Our program will spend time discussing health and wellness goals, with a focus on what the patient wants to do to support their body and well-being”, said Karen Hartung, registered dietitian with Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. “Our nutrition services are designed to help our patients put knowledge into action.”

The program is based at the Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center Outpatient Rehabilitation Center at 2503 Burns Road, Palm Beach Gardens, 33410.  To make an appointment call 561-776-8584.

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