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Medical Nutrition Therapy (for Medicare Participants)

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Living with diabetes or kidney disease just got easier.

Let us help you meet your goals!

Our Registered Dietitians (RDs) are trained to provide you with expert, practical, nutrition advice and support, tailored to your needs. We partner with your physician and you to develop a personalized nutrition plan to achieve improved health.

What Does Medicare Cover?

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) is covered 100% by Medicare Part B for people with Diabetes and Kidney Disease (if dialysis is not required). You may be eligible for three hours of one-on-one MNT your first year and two hours each subsequent year. Call for an appointment and we will take care of the rest. We will contact your doctor to obtain the required lab work and physician order.

Diabetes and kidney disease Medical Nutrition Therapy goals include:

  • Reducing your average blood sugar levels
  • Improving your blood cholesterol levels
  • Reducing stress on your kidneys
  • Reducing body weight
  • Elevating your sense of well being
  • Enhancing your quality of life

What topics are covered in counseling sessions?

  • Planning meals and menus
  • Navigating dining out
  • Modifying recipes
  • Deciphering food labels
  • Separating facts from fads or diet trends
  • Understanding your results

Call us at 540.741.2210 to schedule your one-on-one appointment, or email outpatientdiabetesandnutrition@mwhc.com with questions.
Monday – Friday at Cosner’s Corner | Tuesday and Thursday at Stafford

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