At Roswell Park Cancer Institute, all of our clinical dietitians are credentialed as Registered Dietitians (RD), accredited by the Commission on Dietetic Registration and are a part of your interdisciplinary medical team.
Your RD can assist you in the following areas:
• assess your nutritional status and help you meet your nutrition needs
• help you manage side effects of your treatments that impact your ability to eat
• educate you on the diet therapy prescribed by your doctor
• provide counseling on healthy diet and cancer prevention strategies
• provide tube feeding or IV nutrition recommendations
• direct you to reliable resources of credible nutrition information