Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy

Children's Hospital provides medical nutrition therapy in outpatient and inpatient settings. Our team comprises Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians.

Our Nutrition Clinic’s registered dietitians specialize in pediatric and adult nutrition counseling. We help you make dietary adjustments by counseling you and your family about healthy eating, following special diets, foods and medication interactions, and vitamins and herbal supplements.

We offer other nutrition counseling in the areas of diet analysis, sports nutrition, weight management, tube feeding guidance and vegetarian nutrition education.

Conditions We Treat

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    Celiac disease
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    Cerebral palsy
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    Failure to thrive
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    Food allergies
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    Gastrointestinal disorders
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    Metabolic disorders

Why Choose Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy at Vanderbilt

  • Inpatient & outpatient care

    Nutrition Therapy’s services include room service meals for inpatients and outpatient nutrition counseling through the Vanderbilt Nutrition Clinic.

  • Personalized care

    Our clinic is designed to help you understand and follow a nutrition plan that meets your needs.

  • Nutrition counseling

    The clinic is a nutrition counseling center staffed with registered dietitians who specialize in both pediatric and adult nutrition counseling.