The Nutrition and Dietetic service offers effective and evidence based treatment for the residents of South Tyneside with nutrition related diseases for the residents of South Tyneside.
Registered Dieticians are qualified health professionals that assess, diagnose and treat diet and nutritional problems. Dieticians use the most up to date public health and scientific research in food, health and disease, which they translate into practical advice to enable people to make appropriate lifestyle and food choices. The team consists of 10 state registered dieticians and we provide the service in both a hospital and community setting.
Dietetic services provided in hospital:
Dietetic service provided in the community:
Where is the service provided from?
Edythe Brown House (at South Tyneside District Hospital)
Palmer Community Hospital
Range of GP surgeries
To contact the service please ring: Edythe Brown House on 01914041084
South Tyneside District Hospital, South Shields, 0191 404 1000
Palmer Community Hospital, Jarrow, 0191 451 6000