Making smart food and nutrition choices is a necessary
part of our daily life.
The Department of Dietetics and Nutrition at Venkateshwar Hospitals, Dwarka:
Promotes individualised medical nutrition therapy in
a multidisciplinary approach as a means to optimise
Prevents or minimises the presence of malnutrition
that often accompanies acute or chronic diseases.
Provides effective nutrition education to patients and
family members in a variety of patient care settings.
Functions as an integral component in support of
education and research in collaboration with the
Provides ongoing education in all aspects of Nutrition.
The Department of Dietetics & Nutrition offers Nutritional Services and Counselling for Inpatients and Outpatients. The department has highly trained nutritionists with experience in the management of diverse patient groups viz.
Neonates and paediatrics
Critically ill patients requiring specialised nutrition support
Patients dealing with terminal Illnesses and Lifestyle diseases (Diabetes, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndromes, Cardiac Problems)
Patients recuperating post-surgery and infections
Patients requiring Medical Nutrition Therapy for GI Diseases, Kidney Disorders, Endocrine Disorders, Lung Diseases, Hepato-Biliary Disorders.
Individuals requiring Nutrition Care during special life-phases such as Pregnancy, Lactation, Old age, Disabilities Altering Nutritional intake.
Patients with specific conditions viz. Allergies, Lactose Intolerance and Malabsorption syndromes.
Our Nutritionists work in close coordination with the Doctors, Clinical and Nursing Teams to ensure that patients receive appropriate Nutritional support at all times. Patient-focused quality care is the center of everything for the department.