Oconee Regional Medical Center

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Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) at Oconee Regional Medical Center

What is MNT?

  • MNT involves an in-depth, one-on-one nutrition assessment, counseling session, and nutrition action plan with a Registered, Licensed Dietitian
  • MNT focuses on disease management, including: Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes*, Gestational Diabetes*, Chronic Kidney Disease*, Pre-diabetes, weight management, hypertension, high cholesterol, food allergies, gastrointestinal diseases, cardiovascular disease, and more!

What to Expect?

  • A physician’s referral is needed for MNT, so talk with your physician today to learn how MNT could help you manage your condition and help prevent further complications!
  • Many insurance companies have a policy for MNT coverage
  • Individual or group counseling sessions with flexible scheduling*Medicare will cover MNT for diabetes, non-dialysis kidney disease, and post-kidney transplant.

For more information about this program, call us at (478)457-2300