Nutrition

OVERVIEW

Gulf Medical and Diabetes Center offers comprehensive nutritional counselling and guidance using the most up to date research on nutrition and health. Our Clinical Dietitian works closely with primary care providers to assist patients, either individually or in groups, to gain control and manage their weight and medical conditions, through diet, exercise and other lifestyle modifications.

Our compassionate team of registered nurses and a Dietitian have extensive education, training and experience in adult and pediatric nutrition. They can help create your nutritional goals through individualized nutrition plans based on your specific needs and food preferences.

  • Initial nutritional screening and assessment
  • Individualized nutritional planning for weight management or specialized nutritional needs
  • Nutrition, exercise and lifestyle coaching and counselling of patients and their families
  • Follow-up and monitoring of nutritional status, providing ongoing support and advice
  • Anyone who wants to lose weight but doesn’t know where to start
  • Anyone looking to change their diet to a healthier one
  • Parents seeking healthy lunch ideas for their children
  • Anyone looking to incorporate healthier foods in a delicious way
  • Pregnant women seeking a healthy pregnancy
  • Mothers who need advice on optimal infant and young child feeding practices

MEET OUR DIETITIAN

Ms. Ghufran Ahmed Jassim
Clinical Dietitian

CONTACT INFORMATION AND TIMINGS

Located on the ground floor, the Diabetes and Endocrinology Department provides services on the following days:

  • Sunday to Wednesday: 8am to 9pm
  • Saturday to Thursday: 8am to 5pm

You may contact the department on (+973) 1723 9239 or (+973) 1723 9206 from 8am–9pm on Saturday to Thursday to make an appointment or simply click the Appointment Request Button above and fill in your details and we’ll contact you to confirm your appointment.

Qualified, skillful and professional