Medical Nutrition Therapy

Medical Nutrition Therapy

Medical Nutrition Therapy

Medical Nutrition Therapy program provides the skills you need to manage and improve your health through lifestyle and food choices. To ensure the effectiveness of each Medical Nutrition Therapy plan, our Registered Dietitians work to educate and counsel clients on making dietary and life changes as well as managing their self-care. Education can include food shopping and meal preparation, creating realistic and manageable exercise habits and coping with motivation and emotional issues related to food. Clients who require long term treatment receive frequent follow-up and monitoring by their Registered Dietitian. Medical Nutrition Therapy can help with disease prevention, general wellness and treat a variety of diseases and conditions including:

  • Cardiovascular diseases (hypertension, dyslipidemia, congestive heart failure)
  • Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2, Gestational)
  • GI disorders (celiac disease, cirrhosis, Crohn’s disease)
  • Immunocompromised (food allergies, HIV/AIDS)
  • Some cancers (endometrial, breast and colon)
  • Pediatrics (infant/child feeding, failure-to-thrive, inborn errors of metabolism)
  • Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Renal disease (insufficiency, chronic failure, transplantation)
  • Weight management (overweight/obesity, bariatric surgery, eating disorders)
  • Women’s health (pregnancy, osteoporosis, anemia)

Available Locations


510 W Tidwell Rd,

Houston, TX 77091



Special Services

Emergency Room

At UMMC we provide the best possible care without the wait, and just minutes away from your home.


Our state-of-the-art technology provides high quality imaging in a comfortable diagnostic testing facility.

General Surgery

Our Surgical team provides the latest in minimally invasive surgery performed by highly-skilled, fellowship trained,


Our on-site, fully equipped laboratory allows for easy access, fast and accurate results with no waiting time and best

Plastic Surgery

Our plastic surgeons have helped countless clients regain their confidence and self-esteem.


Our specialists perform non-invasive or minimally-invasive treatments for heel pain


Our physicians specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and management of all digestive

Pain Management

Our specialists are board certified in both Pain Management and Anesthesiology.

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

We specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of pediatric and adult ear, nose, and throat disorders.

Spine Surgery

Our highly skilled orthopedic spine surgeons provide variety of open surgery solutions

Our Facilities

Clinical Quality

We are committed to outstanding patient care and clinical outcomes.

Continuous Improvement

We seek to relentlessly improve our performance in every area – clinical, operational and financial – constantly pushing ourselves to new heights.


We work together, helping and supporting one another to make our hospital successful.

Service Excellence

We seek to exceed the expectations of patients, physicians and each other in everything we do.