Services

Nutrition and diabetes education

Medina Regional Hospital has Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Amanda Rothe on staff to help residents of Medina County and surrounding areas obtain the education they need to improve their overall health. Individual appointments and group classes are available during the day and in the evening.

Diabetes education services provided:

  • Type 1 and type 2 diabetes management.
  • Prediabetes.
  • Gestational diabetes.
  • Insulin instruction.

Topics taught:

  • Disease process.
  • Nutrition management.
  • Medication therapies.
  • Blood glucose monitoring.
  • Acute and chronic complications.
  • Physical activity.
  • Stress and coping.
  • Risk reduction.

Medical nutrition therapy services provided to help deal with:

  • Weight management for adults and children.
  • High blood pressure.
  • Abnormal blood lipids.
  • Poor eating habits.
  • Pregnancy nutrition.
  • Renal disease.
  • Gastrointestinal conditions.

Contact us

A doctor's order is necessary to make an appointment. For more information, contact Amanda Rothe, RD/LD/CDE, at 830.426.7777 or fax referral to 830.426.7983. You can also email Rothe at diabetes@medinahospital.net.

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