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The Nutrition Center of Abington – Jefferson Health

The Nutrition Center of Abington – Jefferson Health is committed to providing solution-based, medical nutrition therapy and counseling. Individual sessions are scheduled with registered dieticians who will help you achieve your health goals in a personalized manner that fits your lifestyle.

Why Come to the Nutrition Center?

Nutrition - FamilyDo you have nutritional and/or health concerns that would benefit from professional assistance? Registered dieticians at Abington – Jefferson Health’s Nutrition Center are trained to help you achieve optimal health and well-being through lifestyle and diet changes.

Our registered dieticians are food and nutrition experts who:

  • Meet academic and professional requirements to maintain registration status
  • Provide nutrition therapy on various clinical conditions, illnesses, and general wellness
  • Have additional certifications in diabetes education and advanced training in weight management

During an appointment at the Nutrition Center, you can expect to meet with a registered dietician who will use Medical Nutrition Therapy to:

  • Answer any questions you may have about nutrition
  • Design a personalized nutrition plan that will address your health concerns
  • Promote lifestyle changes that will balance the amount you eat with the amount of activity in your day
  • Help you navigate the supermarket aisles and understand food labels

What is Medical Nutrition Therapy?

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Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) is a vital component of your comprehensive health care. During MNT sessions, your individual concerns are addressed and an assessment is completed to determine your nutritional needs. Using evidence-based practice guidelines, a customized plan is designed to support your goals.

Nutrition Services

Our registered dietitians provide MNT for health and wellness conditions including, but not limited to:

  • Cardiovascular disease (hypertension, dyslipidemia, congestive heart failure)
  • Diabetes (type 1, type 2, gestational)
  • Disease Prevention: general wellness
  • GI disorders
  • Oncology
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Renal Disease
  • Weight Management
  • Women’s Health

Insurance Coverage

Many insurance plans cover nutrition counseling, although some require a referral for these services. Insurance information and required referrals must be presented at the time of your visit. For coverage and referral information, please check with your insurance company.

More Information and Appointments

Please call the Nutrition Center at 215-672-0899 if you have any questions, need more details about our services, and/or would like to schedule an appointment. We offer day, evening and weekend appointments. We will make every effort to make an appointment that matches your scheduling needs.

Convenient Location

The Nutrition Center of Abington – Jefferson Health
Abington Health Center – Willow Grove
Northwood Building, Suite E
2729 Blair Mill Road
Willow Grove, PA 19090
215-672-0899
215-672-5108 fax

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