How to Participate
For more information, call 425-688-5484. Appointments with Outpatient Nutrition Services are available Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Early morning through late afternoon appointments are available. To make an appointment, call 425-688-5700 and choose option 5 from the menu.
Outpatient Nutrition Services is located at 1120 112th Ave NE, Suite 150, Bellevue, WA.
At the Outpatient Nutrition Clinic at Overlake Medical Center, you can learn how to help yourself lead a healthier life through the food choices you make.
When you see the specialists in Outpatient Nutrition Services, you can count on sound nutritional guidance. You will receive practical advice on what to eat to maintain your health or recover from surgery or an illness.
Your lifestyle, physical condition and food preferences will be considered in order to create a healthy, realistic eating plan. Typically, the nutritionist, a registered dietitian, will spend one hour with you during the initial visit. The need for follow-up appointments will be determined on an individual basis.
Nutrition counseling includes:
- Expert nutrition information
- An individualized meal plan
- Individually tailored educational materials
- Information on nutrition labeling
- Healthy recipes
- Tips for eating away from home
- Food shopping tips
- Nutrition needs for appropriate growth of infants/children and adolescents
Nutrition counseling is provided for a variety of health needs including:
- Celiac disease
- Diabetes-Type 1
- Diabetes-Type 2
- Failure to thrive
- Heart disease
- High cholesterol
- Kidney disease
- Pre-weight loss surgery
- Post-weight loss surgery
- Premature infants
- Weight management
A registered dietitian specially trained in the unique nutrition needs and growth of premature infants and infants with growth concerns is also available by appointment in the Outpatient Nutrition clinic.
The nutritionists at Overlake are registered dietitians and certified by the State of Washington. They are skilled at separating facts from fads and translating the latest medical information on diet and nutrition into practical uses.
Fees charged by Overlake’s Outpatient Nutrition Services are comparable to those of other hospital nutrition clinics in the area. When referred by a physician, many insurance policies cover nutrition counseling provided by a registered dietitian.
American Dietetic Association
American Diabetes Association
American Heart Association
National Cancer Institute
American Council on Exercise
Food Guide Pyramid
Blonz Guide to Nutrition, Foods, Food Science and Health
International Food Information Council Foundation
Food and Nutrition Information Center (USDA)
National Osteoporosis Foundation