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Nutrition & Dietetics

Overview

Overview

Looking to improve your health or nourish your body after a bout of illness? The nutrition and dietetics services in Parkway East Hospital provide nutritional care to enhance your well-being.

Our experienced dietitians are trained in the science of food and nutrition, and their impact on human health. We provide evidence-based recommendations to help you make dietary adjustments suitable for your condition and lifestyle.

Nutrition and dietetics services at Parkway East Hospital

Need advice on nutrition? Nutritionists and dietitians at Parkway East Hospital offer both inpatient and outpatient services, including:

  • Nutrition assessment
  • Nutrition support care planning for patients who require an alternative mode of receiving nutrition, such as tube feeding and parenteral nutrition, and for dietary optimisation
  • Individualised nutrition education and counselling to patients and caregivers on therapeutic diets

We also offer other nutrition programmes such as:

  • Chronic disease management – diabetes (for corporate clients)
  • Weight management
  • Cardiac rehabilitation nutrition
  • Feeding clinic
  • Complementary feeding workshop for parents with weaning babies aged 6 months and above

Medical conditions targeted by our services

Nutrition and dietetics services can benefit caregivers or patients with health conditions including:

  • Cancer
  • Diabetes mellitus, including prediabetes, type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and gestational diabetes
  • Eating disorders
  • Faltering growth or poor weight gain (for infants and children)
  • Fussy eating or poor feeding (for infants and children)
  • Food allergies
  • Gastrointestinal disorders, such as constipation, gastroesophageal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease
  • Gout
  • Heart disease and hypertension
  • Kidney diseases, including chronic kidney disease and kidney failure requiring dialysis
  • Malnutrition
  • Obesity, including weight management and bariatric nutrition
  • Osteoporosis
  • Organ or tissue transplant (e.g. liver, kidney and haematopoietic stem cells)

This is not a complete list of all the conditions that we recognise and treat. The information is designed for educational reference only and should not be seen as medical advice.

Making an appointment with our dietitians or nutritionists

Our nutritionists and dietitians offer both face-to-face consultations and teleconsultations.

If you have a medical condition or are on long-term medication, you may require a referral letter from your doctor.

You can also call us directly (without a referral letter) to schedule an appointment.

Our Locations

Nutrition & Dietetics - Parkway East Hospital

Address:

321 Joo Chiat Place
427990

Main line:

+65 6340 8722

Email:

diet.peh@parkwayeast.com.sg

Opening Hours:

(By appointment)

Monday to Friday:
8.30am – 5.30pm

Alternate Saturday: 8.30am – 12.30pm

Sunday & public holidays: Closed

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