Services at Cardon Children's Medical Center  

Pediatric Outpatient Nutrition Services

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Cardon Children's Pediatric Outpatient Nutrition Services provides individualized nutrition therapy for pediatric patients and their families.

Our registered dietitians can assess and treat a wide range of nutritional issues for infants, children and adolescents.

Medical nutrition therapy includes:

  • Complete assessment and evaluation of the child’s overall nutritional status
  • Assessment of  the family’s understanding and educational needs 
  • Personalized treatment plan

Ongoing nutritional consults are available for more chronic nutritional needs. Many insurance companies now include medical nutrition therapy in their health insurance plans.   

Children with the following nutritional needs are most commonly referred to our Pediatric Outpatient Nutrition program:

  • Obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • High blood pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Failure to thrive
  • Dyslipidemias (high cholesterol and triglycerides) 
  • Vegetarian diets
  • Food allergies
  • Celiac disease
  • GI disorders
  • Renal disease
  • Enteral nutritional support requirements
  • Infant feeding concerns
  • Patients requiring NICU graduate follow-up

Appointments

To schedule an appointment, call (480) 684-7500 and select Option 5. Physician referral is required. Download this printable referral form.

Coming in for an appointment? Download this Printable 3-Day Food Record.

 

Cardon Children's Medical Center
1400 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 412-KIDS (5437)
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