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Registered dietitians with nutrition counseling to help your health

The registered dietitians at Franciscan St. Francis Health's Outpatient Nutrition Counseling are ready to develop a personal meal plan that meets your individual needs. Our nutritional services at Franciscan St. Francis Health – Indianapolis cover both adult and children. Whether you have weight issues, diabetes or special dietary needs, our dietitians can help you start eating healthier today.

What is a registered dietitian?

A registered dietitian (R.D.) is specially trained in nutrition and has a bachelor’s or master’s degree in nutrition and dietetics. Registered dietitians also have received special training and passed a national exam administered by the American Dietetic Association. The registered dietitians at Franciscan St. Francis are certified in Indiana and complete continuing education each year. As health care professionals, they are trained to help you with your food and nutrition needs.

What happens during my nutritional counseling session?

During your counseling sessions, you’ll learn:

  • Specific food choices that are right for your diet
  • How to read food labels
  • How to eat healthy while dining out
  • How to plan daily meals
  • How to modify recipes to make them healthier

Adult outpatient nutrition services are also available at Franciscan St. Francis Health - Mooresville.

 

 

Staff: 

 Brenda Danner, R.D., C.D.
 Abigail Emerick, R.D.