Medical Nutrition Therapy

Danbury Hospital offers medical nutrition therapy, including one-on-one counseling, for people of all ages, pediatric and adult. Our registered dietitians help patients with special diets prescribed for a variety of medical conditions, including:

  • Cancer treatment, including radiation and chemotherapy
  • Cardiac conditions (cholesterol, hypertension, etc.)
  • Celiac disease
  • Diabetes
  • Food allergies and intolerances
  • Gastrointestinal disorders 
  • Kidney disease
  • Pediatric nutrition
  • Weight control

We understand that there is no single approach to nutrition that works for everyone. That is why we are proud to offer individual and group options for counseling, which can help you learn how to:

  • Make better food choices
  • Change your eating habits through behavioral strategies
  • Prepare foods and modify recipes
  • Read food labels and shop for food
  • Plan meals and dining-out options
  • Learn stress management techniques