Looking for an experienced dietitian in the Brisbane area? Scope Clinical Services has you covered. Our team includes two of Brisbane’s most experienced dietitians – they are fully equipped and qualified to deal with any nutritional concerns you might have.
What does a dietitian do?
Accredited Practising Dietitians (APDs) assess a variety of different patients’ nutritional needs, and assist people to manage health conditions and diseases using food as Medical Nutrition Therapy. They help in the treatment a wide range of conditions, including (but not limited to):
- Heart disease
- Gastrointestinal disease
- Food allergies and intolerances
- Eating disorders
When to see a dietitian
Dietitians aren’t just experts in weight loss and management. They help people struggling with all kinds of nutritional problems.
Dieticians are trained to translate the most up-to-date scientific knowledge on food and nutrition into practical, sustainable advice. Their job is to equip you with the right knowledge so you can apply it to your daily routine and start optimising your health.
Below is a list of resources aimed at helping you better understand what dietitians and nutritionists do, and if their services might be right for you:
- Nutrition Australia – Nutritionist or Dietician – which is right for me?
- Australian Healthy Food Guide – Should you see a dietitian?
- Shift Nutrition – What Does A Dietitian Do?
Book an appointment
Contact us today if you’d like to arrange an appointment with either of our Accredited Practising Dietitians (APDs). We welcome any questions you might have regarding diet, nutrition and mental health, so don’t hesitate to ask. We’re here to help!