What is a Registered Dietitian?
Dietitians’ views are based on the latest science ensuring that the most reliable information is available to you.
Blue Sky Family Health Team dietitians are registered with the Ontario College of Dietitians of Ontarioand members of Dietitians of Canada.
Why see a Registered Dietitian?
Some of the reasons that people see dietitians include:
- General healthy eating
- Weight management
- Diabetes management
- High cholesterol
- High blood pressure
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Celiac Disease
What do Blue Sky Family Health Team Registered Dietitians do?
The Registered Dietitians provide one-on-one nutrition counselling and group education programs, nutrition education, support and guidance for general healthy eating and for several chronic medical conditions. They provide guidance and support to help improve your diet and make permanent lifestyle changes.
Who can use this service?
Dietitian support in the Blue Sky Family Health Team is for any patients above one year old.
How do patients access dietitian support?
Referrals are generated through the Blue Sky Family Health Team physicians or nurse practitioners.