Diabetes and Nutrition

Outpatient Nutrition Services
993 D Johnson Ferry Road
Suite 250
Atlanta, GA 30342

Centralized scheduling:

Nutrition Services

Northside Hospital offers a full range of outpatient weight management and nutrition services designed to help you achieve optimal health and feel your best.  For more information call 404-236-8036.

Outpatient Services

Whether you simply want to learn to eat healthy or you have specific dietary requirements, our staff will conduct an individualized nutritional assessment and create a plan just for you. 

Services include:

  • Consultations for people interested in learning how to eat more healthfully, understand nutrition labels, and how to incorporate all foods into a healthy eating plan.
  • Consultations for people with medical conditions such as gastrointestinal disorders, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, metabolic disorders, cancer or renal disease.
  • Consultations for women who are pregnant with singles or multiples, breastfeeding or trying to become pregnant.
  • Nutrition Education for Bariatric Surgery - Nutritionally preparing the bariatric patient for surgery by reviewing the pre-operative and post- operative dietary instructions on the different stages of the diet along with the diet advancement pace. The patient will also receive guidance in selecting the appropriate vitamin, mineral and protein supplements, as well as weight loss surgery behavior modification, appropriate portion sizes and tips for common complaints.

Outpatient Oncology – Our CSO (Board Certified Specialist of Oncology) dietitians provide counseling and nutritional assistance to maximize nutritional intake before, during, and after cancer treatment. Our dietitians cover Northside Hospital, Atlanta Cancer Care, and Georgia Cancer Specialists clinics throughout the metro Atlanta and Middle Georgia area.

  • Red Meat and Cancer
    Rebecca Perez, an oncology specialist dietitian at Northside, talks about the recent World Health Organization findings involving red meat and cancer. Hear more. 

Outpatient Clinics - Our dietitians frequently assist with and provide information to patients in various clinic settings:

Inpatient Nutrition Services

Adult Population – Our dietitians provide comprehensive Medical Nutrition Therapy and care plans for various disease states in the hospital setting. They are available on patient floors 7 days a week for consultation and patient assessment and follow up as needed.

Special Care Nursery – Our dietitians provide nutritional care plans and family education for the neonatal population to assist with the growth and development of premature infants.

Additional Resources

Food and Nutrition Phone Apps

Healthy Lunch Ideas

Snacking Smart

Nutrition Portion Size

Pregnancy Fact Sheet

Nutrition and Your Well-Being

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics


Northside Hospital - Atlanta

1000 Johnson Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 851-8000

Northside Hospital - Cherokee

201 Hospital Road
Canton, GA 30114
(770) 720-5100

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1200 Northside Forsyth Drive
Cumming, GA 30041
(770) 844-3200

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