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​Nutrition Counseling & Diabetes Education Services at UPMC Passavant

At UPMC Passavant, registered dietitians are available to provide one-on-one nutrition counseling and medical nutrition therapy to adults with nutrition or nutrition-related health concerns and diabetes.

Nutrition Services

Whether you're coping with a serious medical condition or looking for general nutrition education, our registered dietitians can guide you toward enhanced well-being.

Services are available for many conditions including but not limited to:

  • Diabetes- Type 1, Type 2, gestational or pre-diabetes
  • High blood pressure and high cholesterol
  • Heart disease
  • Weight management
  • Digestive issues such as celiac disease, Crohn’s disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Food allergies or intolerances

Your Nutrition Counseling Appointment

When you meet with a registered dietitian at UPMC Passavant, you will receive:

  • An in-depth nutrition assessment
  • Diet analysis
  • Nutrition education

You will be asked to provide information about your:

  • Eating habits
  • Medications and/or supplements
  • Current medical conditions

The dietitian will then work with you to develop a plan that addresses your health goals. In most cases, a follow-up appointment is suggested to implement your plan and review your progress.

Making an Appointment

For more information or to register for an appointment, please call Nutrition & Diabetes Education Services at 412-748-6398.

Diabetes Nutrition Services

If you have high blood sugar or have been diagnosed with diabetes, please call 412-748-6398 to talk to a certified diabetes educator.


UPMC Passavant
Passavant Foundation & Support Services Building, First Floor
9100 Babcock Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15237