Nutrition Education & Counseling
Mercy provides nutrition education and counseling through our Nutrition Services' outpatient counseling. Our registered and licensed dietitians are experienced in counseling people with special diet needs or anyone seeking guidance in sound nutrition. They can assist you with managing your nutrition needs, including:
- Physician-prescribed diets
- Heart-healthy eating
- Weight management
- Food allergies
To schedule an appointment, call (319) 861-7778. For additional information or questions, call (319) 221-8610.
Mercy dietitians also offer the following programs to help manage your nutrition needs, provide support and answer your dietary questions.
This 12-week program uses evidence-based nutrition with an emphasis on behavior and improving health. For more information, call (319) 221-8610.
Weight Loss Support Group
This group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Nate Brady, MD leads this group in various discussions, activities, and guest speakers. For more information, call (319) 558-0303.
Email your questions on diet and nutrition by going to the “Ask the Expert” section and get your questions answered by one of our certified dietitians.
Meal Replacement Weight Loss Program
A medically supervised meal replacement weight loss program. To learn more, call (319) 558-0303