Medical Nutrition Therapy & Diabetes Education provides information addressing a wide range of health issues. If you have diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, weight loss issues, or other diet-related diseases or problems, you may benefit from a consultation with one of our certified diabetes educators.
Vanessa Carter RD, CDE is Primary Care Partner’s registered dietitian and is a certified diabetes educator. She graduated with a BS in Human Nutrition and Food Science with a concentration in Dietetics from Colorado State University. She counsels patients on nutrition related conditions, and has a special interest in maternal and child nutrition. She is also fluent in Spanish.
Heather Burchall, MS, RDN is Primary Care Partner’s registered dietitian nutritionist. She graduated with a BS in Dietetics from Western Illinois University and has a MS in Nutrition and Wellness from Benedictine University. She counsels patients on nutrition-related conditions, and has a special interest in chronic disease prevention. She is currently pursuing certification as a diabetes educator.
For appointments, call 255-1576. A physician referral is required. We are located at 3150 N. 12th Street at Fairmount Health Park.
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