About the clinic
19) Dietetics & Nutrition
The Dietary Department at Al-Emadi Hospital is committed to provide quality and healthy foods to the patients ensuring they meet nutritional standards and types of food preferences. It provides standardized therapeutic diets as an intervention in the treatment process to assess the nutritional status of patients and as a part of wellbeing healthcare services.
The level of care provided by this department meets international standards and acceptable practice guidelines utilized by the department include safety, sanitation and infection control.
The department helps patients carry out dietary prescriptions according to the principles of therapeutic nutrition and dietary management through the dietary clinic and consultants. The department also provides special diets for:
- Renal disease
- High blood pressure, liver
- Cardiovascular disease
- Athletics diet
- Post-operative lap gastric bypass, sleeve, band plication and balloon
- Thyroids problem
- Special diet for elderly people
- Special diet for pregnant women
- Diabetic diet and gestational diabetes diet