Nutrition

Clinical Services: Iris Cantor Women's Health Center
Upper East Side
425 E. 61st St., 8-11th Floor
New York, NY 10065
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(212) 821-0800

The Center's certified dietician and nutritionist is an expert in providing education and counseling about healthy eating, preventive nutrition, and lifestyle choices.

In addition, the nutritionist participates as a key member of the Center's medical care team providing nutrition therapy and assistance with:

  • Diabetes management
  • Diet recommendations in kidney disease such as modified protein, sodium and potassium
  • Dietary guidelines for heart disease, including restricting cholesterol, sodium and fat
  • Nutritional concerns of patients with cancer
  • Nutritional needs during periods of growth and development, such as pregnancy, childhood, and adolescence
  • Weight control (including behavior modification)

The nutritionist sees patients who wish to follow a healthier lifestyle and improve their general well-being.

The Center's ongoing research in the field ensures that patients receive the most appropriate and effective new approaches to diet and nutrition.