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Dietitians

Dietitians are experts in the field of food and nutrition. All our adult dietitians are Accredited Practicing Dietitians and can assist with:

  • educating and meal planning for weight loss or weight gain
  • assessment of diet intake and advice to achieve optimal nutrition intake
  • practical advice with managing small or loss of appetite
  • diet advice for rectifying nutritional imbalances
  • support with tube feeding
  • assistance with access to nutritional supplement drinks
  • assist with meal planning for texture modified diets in accordance to speech
  • pathologist recommendations
  • advice on management of gut issues such as diarrhoea, constipation, reflux, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • nutrition education and management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and renal failure.

Our paediatric dietitians are Accredited Practicing Dietitians and can assist with:

  • Advice for feeding difficulties and fussy eaters
  • Support with tube feeding
  • Assistance with access to nutritional supplement drinks
  • Assist with meal planning for texture modified diets in accordance to speech pathologist recommendations
  •  Advice on management of gastrointestinal issues such as diarrhoea, constipation, reflux, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Nutritional advice for normal growth, development and weight gain
  • Assistance with infant feed and formula adjustment

For further information or to book an appointment telephone 07 3163 1760 or materathome@mater.org.au