Dietary / Nutrition

What is Medical Nutrition Therapy?

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) provides nutrition assessment that allows treatment plans to help individuals change their eating habits to maximize health. Working with the patient and other health care professionals, the registered dietitian identifies treatment goals and develops the nutrition prescription, providing self-management training through individual counseling.

Conditions Treated with Medical Nutrition Therapy

Summit Healthcare offers individualized counseling to patients suffering from any of the following conditions:

  • Anemia
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholesterol-related issues
  • Diabetes
  • Diverticulitis
  • Eating disorders
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Disease
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Low sodium
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pediatrics
  • Nutrition/diet-related topics
  • Weight loss

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Summit's Outpatient Dietitian, Becky Moffat, RD, CDE can be reached at 928.537.6984  or by e-mail: Becky Moffat

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