Nutrition and Dietetics
Good health starts with good nutrition. Rehman Medical Institute offers inpatient and outpatient dietetic services that are led by hardworking and qualified dieticians. Diet clinic at RMI offers appropriate nutrition advice and information to the clients and patients. Our aim is to use nutrition and food science to help people improve their health.
Diet clinic provides a wide range of dietary treatments in different areas of the hospital including
- Cardiac patients
- Diabetes management
- Cancer management
- Gastrointestinal management
- Kidney management
- Food allergies or intolerances
- Nutritional deficiencies
- Weight loss or weight gain.
Diet plays a vital role in developing, managing and preventing diseases. At RMI, a professional team of dieticians at the diet clinic, monitor, assess and optimize nutritional status based on the patient’s current medical condition and nutritional adequacy.
Dieticians assess patients in making proper food choices, answering questions and making suggestions regarding ways to prepare healthy and delicious meals.
Nutritional counseling can help lower the chances of health problems. Adopting a healthy lifestyle changes and improving your nutrition can help reduce the risk factors that lead to illnesses.
The service is available between 9:00am to 4:00pm from Monday to Friday and 9:00am to 1:00 pm on Saturdays.
Malnutrition is common in hospital patients, the dieticians at RMI use a range of assessment techniques to create and review nutritional plans for these patients. Our team of professional dieticians caters the needs of Inpatients who requires special nutritional support through alternative feeding regimes such as enteral or parenteral nutrition.
The aim of treatment is to improve nutritional status to aid recovery and to control damaging biochemistry of the patients. Patients with the need to continue the dietetic services after their discharge from hospital are provided planned dietary chart for proper care at home.
The service is available between 8:00am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday and 8:00am to 3:00pm on Saturdays.
Ms. Hira Siddiqui (Coordinator Dietician)
RMI | General Hospital - Basement-1
091-5838000 Extension no. 3005
Monday to Friday (8:30 AM till 9:00 PM)
Saturday 8:30 AM till 3:00 PM