Dietitians are regulated healthcare professionals licensed to assess, diagnose, and treat nutritional problems. Dietcian is an expert in dietetics; that is, human nutrition and the regulation of diet. A dietitian alters their patient's nutrition based upon their medical condition and individual needs. Consultant dietitian at Santulan independently provides nutrition or health related consultation and educational programs to individuals and health care facilities as well as sports teams, fitness clubs, and other health related businesses and corporations.
Clinical dietitians at Santulan health care provides nutrition therapy to patients with a variety of health conditions, and provide dietary consultations to patients and their families. They confer with other health care professionals to review patients' medical charts and develop individual plans to meet nutritional requirements. Our dieticians also create or deliver outpatient or public education programs in health and nutrition. Specialized services in areas of nourishment and diets, tube feedings (called enteral nutrition), and intravenous feedings (called parenteral nutrition) such as total parenteral nutrition (TPN) or peripheral parenteral nutrition (PPN) are provided. They work as a team with the physicians, physician assistants, physical therapists, occupational therapists, recreational therapists, pharmacists, speech therapists, social workers, nurses, dietetic technicians, to provide care to patients.
Dr Shilpa Agwan
DR.SHILPA AGWAN practices in Santulan Healthcare Clinic, as a diet Consultant