What is a dietitian?

Registered Dietitians are specialists in assessing human nutritional needs, designing, implementing and evaluating nutritional care plans and therapeutic diets. They are food and nutrition experts who draw on their passion of food science to provide medical nutrition therapy for the prevention, delay and management of disease as well as care along the entire continuum of health; from active individuals, of all ages looking to improve their eating habits, to athletes and critically ill individuals needing intensive medical nutrition therapy. They draw from their passion of food science and healthy eating to develop personalized nutrition plans for individuals of all ages.

How can a dietitian help me?

At Mountainview Health & Wellness dietitians can help you with a variety of food related issues, such as:

  • Women’s Health: osteoporosis, low iron (anemia), pregnancy
  • Gastrointestinal disorders: celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease, etc.
  • Gastric bypass surgery
  • Children: picky eating or avoiding certain foods
  • Teenagers: eating for energy, fostering a healthy relationship with food
  • Vegetarian or vegan nutrition
  • Food intolerances or food allergies
  • Sports Nutrition
  • General healthy eating or heart health
  • Weight management
What to expect from a session with a Mountainview Health and Wellness dietitian?

Our dietitians consult with you to formulate a nutrition plan for you to follow based on your overall health goals, dietary restrictions, food preferences and schedule.

Initial Session

An initial session includes a consultation, nutrition plan, exercise log, health questionnaire, food record, a follow up email and a follow up phone call.

Follow up Session

A follow up session is a review and reassessment of the goals set during your initial session, which can include further nutritional counselling and any relevant testing.

Call us today to learn more or book an appointment now.

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Cost Coverage, Insurance and Benefits

Most health insurance providers will partially or fully cover services like physiotherapy, occupational therapy, kinesiology, massage therapy, psychology, clinical counselling and acupuncture.

A portion or all of your treatment fees could be covered, depending on if you were injured in a motor vehicle accident, have a worker’s compensation claim or extended health benefits.

Call Mountainview Health and Wellness today. Our staff can help you find out what you’re covered for, which could include:

  • ICBC insurance
  • Third-party insurance
  • WCB insurance
  • Extended health benefits

We accept all major credit cards, debit and cash.

As of April 1st, ICBC has increased the number of pre-approved health services you are entitled to. What this means for you is increased care in case you are injured in a motor vehicle accident.

Call us today to find out what you’re covered for.

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Have any questions? Call us today!

New Westminster: (604) 544-5062

We accept insurance from most providers which includes:

green shield canada
ssc insurance
pacific blue cross

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