Medical Nutrition Therapy

At William Newton Hospital, with a doctor’s referral, the RD, LD 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