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Nutrition Services at Banner Children's at Desert

Comprehensive Pediatric Nutrition Services

At Banner Children’s at Desert, our outpatient nutrition program offers individualized nutritional counseling for pediatric patients and their families to create a healthy life plan with food and nutrition. Our registered dietitians, specifically trained in pediatric nutrition, can assess and treat nutritional issues in children of all ages.

Our dieticians will work with you to complete assessment of your child’s overall nutritional status. Based on that assessment, they create a personalized treatment plan to help your child get the nutrition they need! Ongoing nutritional consults are also available for more chronic nutritional needs.

Our nutrition program can address concerns such as:

  • Overweight and obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • High blood pressure
  • Poor weight gain/growth
  • High cholesterol and/or triglycerides
  • Vegetarian diets
  • Food allergies
  • Abdominal (GI) disorders
  • Kidney disease
  • Enteral and parenteral nutrition support
  • Neonatal and infant feeding