Nutrition Education


The way you eat has a lot to do with how healthy you are and how healthy you will be.

Do you feel:

  • Your diet could be better?
  • You have tried changing your eating habits time and again without success?
  • You should lower your cholesterol or blood sugar, but don't know how?
  • You need to avoid so many foods that you have no idea what you can eat?

Our registered dietitians will work one-on-one with you to individualize a Medical Nutrition Therapy Plan that will help you establish new eating habits. Our experienced staff will consider your current eating habits, medical history, and specific dietary requirements to develop a plan to achieve results.

Nutrition Conditions Treated

Making lifestyle changes and learning how to eat well is important for controlling many medical conditions. We provide Medical Nutrition Therapy for many conditions including but not limited to:

  • Diabetes
  • Pre-diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • High cholesterol
  • High triglycerides
  • High blood pressure
  • Obesity
  • Kidney disease
  • Nutrition in pregnancy
  • Nutrition and wellness for all ages

Initial and follow up visits are recommended. We encourage family/support persons to attend.

Many insurance companies cover these services. Check with your health insurance for information on coverage.

Location Information

To find a nutrition specialist, call 443-777-6528.

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
9000 Franklin Square Drive
Baltimore, MD 21237

A doctor's order is needed to schedule an appointment. 

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Diabetes Support Group

The Diabetes Support Group is open for all people with diabetes and those who support them.