Medical Nutrition Therapy

At William Newton Hospital, with a doctor’s referral, a registered/licensed dietitian is available to provide nutrition education, counseling, and coordination of nutrition care in a variety of areas including:    

Does insurance cover my visit to see the RD, LD?

Insurance coverage for medical nutrition therapy varies. Many commercial insurance plans will cover your visit. Medicare approves coverage for diabetes and renal disease if certain criteria are met. Check with your provider for your specific coverage benefits.

For further information contact:

Mary Beth Petrik, RD, LD
William Newton Hospital