Located in Grand Junction in the heart of our PCP Care Village, Nutrition Therapy & Wellness provides information and support to patients who are facing a wide range of health issues including diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, difficulty with losing or gaining weight, eating disorders, or other diet-related diseases or concerns.
Our dietitian, Vanessa Carter, is the cornerstone of our Primary Care Partners’ nutrition program. Learn more about her work and education here.
A physician referral is required for consultations with our dietitian. Check with your insurance to confirm benefits for medical nutrition therapy (CPT codes 97802 and 97803).
Nutrition Services and Programs:
BREAKTHROUGHS is an 8-week weight management class for adults who have a BMI of 30 or greater. Led by our registered dietitian and licensed clinical therapist, this program incorporates nutrition education with behavioral health to create lifelong healthy eating behaviors.
COST: The program costs $75 for all 8 sessions and is limited to our valued PCP patients.
ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: Optional pre and post cholesterol panel is available to participants through Diagnostics & Mammography. Cost is $25 for each when associated with the BREAKTHROUGHS Program.
WHERE & WHEN: Classes are offered on Tuesdays from 4-5:30 PM located at the PCP Care Village at 3150 N. 12th Street in Grand Junction. Check-in at DOCS on Call. Call (970) 255-1576 to register.
LIVING YOUR BEST LIFE WITH DIABETES
Join Registered Dietitian, Vanessa Carter, and Family Nurse Practitioner, Lora Page, every month as we discuss:
- Managing Type 2 Diabetes
- Setting Goals
- Eating for a Healthy Weight
- Healthy Eating on the Go
- Exercise & Sleep
- Mental Health & Stress
- Blood Glucose Monitoring & Technology
Classes take place every second Thursday from 3:30pm-4:30pm at our 3150 N 12th Street location, in Conference Room A, located on the Garden Level.
You can register by calling (970) 255-1576. Cost is covered by most insurances.
BODY COMPOSITION SCAN ANALYSIS
Are you interested in finding out how much muscle and body fat you have? Grand Junction Diagnostics & Mammography can accurately measure your body fat, muscle mass, and bone density with their new DEXA Scan. Click here to review a sample Body Composition Report and here to see a sample DEXA Scan.
COST: Scans cost $75. For an additional $25, you can review your report with our dietitian.
SCHEDULE A SCAN: Call Diagnostics & Mammography to schedule your scan at our PCP Care Village, located in the heart of Grand Junction, where you can receive comprehensive care under one roof: (970) 241-6014.