Our registered dietitian nutritionist, Amy Roark, RDN, CSSD, LD, CDCES, CDTC, works in collaboration with her patient’s healthcare team to provide nutrition counseling through individual and group visits. Included is a nutrition assessment followed by a personalized, patient centered nutrition plan. Follow up visits are utilized as needed. We also offer resting metabolic rate testing for those who may benefit from this information.
Some of the diseases and conditions our registered dietitian nutritionist sees patients for include:
- Diabetes: type 1, type 2, gestational and steroid-induced
- Renal disease (chronic kidney disease)
- Cardiovascular diseases: hypertension, dyslipidemias, congestive heart failure
- Weight management: losing or gaining weight
- GI disorders: celiac disease, Crohn’s disease, fatty liver, IBS
- Food sensitivities and food allergies
In addition to traditional nutrition services, we also offer sports nutrition counseling to athletes of all skill levels—from weekend warriors to elite level athletes. We assess, educate and counsel athletes on proper nutrition to enhance performance and recovery. We work with athletes to implement and manage safe and effective nutrition strategies for lifelong health, fitness and optimal performance.
Some of our patients have goals of maintaining a healthy body weight through weight loss. For those interested in losing weight through a structured weight loss program, we are pleased to offer access to an innovative coaching-based program. We also offer group and individual nutrition counseling with our registered dietitian nutritionist to help our patients meet their weight goals.
If you would like to learn more about the nutrition programs offered at the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, please contact us today at 770-536-9864. Your insurance may cover nutrition education and nutrition counseling.