A balanced, nutritious diet is not only essential for maintaining good health, but also for faster recovery. Led by a team of expert dietitians, the department of clinical nutrition and dietetics at Smita Memorial offers customerised, guideline-based dietary plans for patients, keeping in mind their health problems and nutritional requirements. Multidisciplinary in approach, they provide crucial support to all specialties by assessing, monitoring and optimizing the nutritional status of patients, including those who require intravenous feeding. Trained extensively in all aspects of diet and nutrition, they also provide expert advice to patients on how to eat healthy, maintaining optimal body weight and prevent / manage lifestyle disorders including diabetes, obesity and hyper tension. 


The Specialty Nutrition Clinics at the Department Clinical Nutrition And Dietetics offer customerised, guideline-based diet advice for patients, after conducting a detailed assessment of patient’s current physical / medical condition, nutritional requirements, expected recovery time and special diet patterns that need to be followed, with a holistic approach. 


The clinic offers personalized, healthy diet plans that help prevent and manage lifestyle disorders like cholesterol and hypertension through efficient control of intake of salt, sugar and fat. The diet plan also includes exercise recommendations to improve physical activity, especially those who live a sedentary lifestyle.


Our Dietitians, based on medical inputs provided by Diabetologists create personalized diet plans that help control / maintain blood sugar levels and manage diabetes effectively. 


A good diet helps heal faster. That’s why our Dietitians provide customerized therapeutic nutritional advice and diet strategies for patients, which help them regain their health and recover faster. The diet is planned keeping in mind what
the patient can and cannot in relation to the medical problem, and how much essential nutrients he / she requires on a daily basis to maintain good health and prevent / manage diseases. The diet plan is created after taking inputs from the
treating doctors. 


Apart from taking care of the nutritional well-being of our patients, the department also offers expert advice to the food and beverages wing of the hospital to ensure that the food served here is of the highest quality standards.

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