The Department of Clinical Nutrition provides nutrition screening, assessment, intervention, and counseling for adult and pediatric inpatients and adult ambulatory patients at Stanford Health Care, and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital.
The Stanford Nutrition Clinic provides medical nutrition therapy for:
Diabetes: Type 1, Type 2, Gestational
Cardiovascular Disease and Heart Health
Pregnancy and Nutrition
Chronic Kidney Disease
Unintentional Weight Loss
Further nutritional follow up post hospitalization
The Stanford Department of Clinical Nutrition staffs registered dietitians to provide medical nutrition therapy for adult ambulatory care patients. Simply ask your doctor to complete a referral to a dietitian.
PREPARE FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
Before coming to your scheduled appointment read the New Patient Letter.
For General Nutrition Services bring the completed New Patient Questionnaire.
For Nutritional Counseling bring the completed Nutrition Questionnaire.
If you are being referred to the dietitian for bariatric surgery counseling, print the completed Bariatric Patient Questionnaire.
Patients may want to check with their insurance companies to determine if medical nutrition therapy is a covered benefit.
AFTER YOUR APPOINTMENT
Follow up appointments are recommended to help monitor your progress.
Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics) provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as provides the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to 650-320-9443.
Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers securely online.