Nutritional medicine, also known as therapeutic nutrition or diet therapy, refers to the practice of preventing and treating specific maladies with targeted eating regimens. Nutrition specialists have formal and specialized training in this area including weight loss. Common diseases and conditions targeted with nutritional medicine include diabetes, high blood pressure, poor cholesterol, obesity, food allergies, anemia and coronary heart disease.
At Summit Medical Group, we recognize that Nutrition and what we eat impact our health directly. We have licensed nutrition specialists that work collaboratively with our medical providers to ensure that your health is the best it can be. Our Nutrition specialists will help you manage illnesses such as Obesity, Diabetes, Hypertension, and Food Allergies, they have training and experience in functional medicine and will recommend food plans and culturally appropriate meals that will enable you to achieve your goal. they work in collaboration with personal trainers to ensure you do your very best. If weight loss is what you desire, they will ensure that you are successful in achieving your goal.