Nutrition Counseling

Swedish Covenant Hospital's outpatient registered and licensed dietitian offers individual nutrition counseling sessions to all age groups, which includes an assessment and personalized meal plan, factoring in your medical history and nutrition goals. 
Nutrition counseling covers a variety of topics, including:

• Cardiovascular disease and heart health 
• Pediatrics (age 2+)
• GI disorders, such as Crohn's, Ulcerative Colitis, Celiac Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome
• Obesity
• Kidney disease
• Diabetes
• Cancer
• Pregnancy
• Food allergies and intolerances
• Osteoporosis 

Depending on your insurance coverage, a physician's referral may be required for nutrition counseling. (A referral is not required for self-pay patients.)

For more information on our nutrition services contact Liz Foley at 773-878-8200, ext. 2596
To schedule an appointment, please call Access Services at 773-878-6888.

Medical Fitness Difference

Galter LifeCenter is Illinois' first and only certified medical fitness center. They are Chicago’s premier medical fitness center and a proud member of the Medical Fitness Association. Services go far beyond those of a traditional fitness center by focusing on medical fitness and partnering with medical professionals at Swedish Covenant Hospital. The professional staff, clean and safe environment, health risk screening procedures and clinical integration sets it apart.

Galter LifeCenter features two swimming pools, four class studios and more than 60 machines. 

Each staff member at Galter LifeCenter is CPR/AED certified, and holds multiple degrees, licenses and certifications in his or her area of work.

The physician advisory board, comprised of professionals from Galter LifeCenter and Swedish Covenant Hospital, meet quarterly to ensure GLC isup-to-date with new trends, events, treatments and procedures in the medical and exercise field..
GLC offers a wide range of fitness and wellness services and has everything from personal training to mind/body courses and integrative therapies.

To educate people on lifestyle and wellness, they offer free monthly lectures on health-related topics, presented by Swedish Covenant Hospital’s medical professionals and physicians.

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For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 773-878-6888.

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