Nutrition is an important part of overall health, healing, and disease
prevention. Mission Regional Medical Center has a team of nutrition professionals
and Registered Dietitians available to help our patients and the community
to eat right and understand how what you eat affects your health.
Registered Dietitians are food and nutrition experts, translating the science
of nutrition into practical solutions for healthy living. They are your
most credible and reliable source of accurate nutrition information. Feel
free to schedule an appointment with one of our dieticians to talk discuss
your specific concerns and to establish a healthy eating plan specific
for you and your family. They are also available at many different classes
and community events.
Important ways the Mission Regional Medical Center dieticians can help
- Weight loss counseling
- Diabetes counseling and menu planning
- How to read nutritional labels and understand what they mean
- How to get all of your required food groups in each day's meals