Our Accredited Practising Dietitians (APDs) offer personalised guidance tailored to individual needs, fostering healthy lifestyle choices. Visiting a Dietitian is a proactive step towards achieving health and wellness goals.

Why choose a Dietitian?

Our dedicated dietitian services focus on providing personalised nutritional strategies to support overall health and manage various medical conditions. From weight management to specialised dietary interventions, our Dietitians use evidence-based practices to empower you on your path to wellness. Dietetic assessments at The Wellness Practice involve personalised dietary plans, nutritional counselling, and education to promote optimal well-being and address specific health concerns.

Conditions our Dietitians can help with:

Weight Management

Our Dietitians help individuals achieve and maintain a healthy weight through personalised nutrition plans and lifestyle guidance.

Nutrient Deficiencies

Individuals with nutritional deficiencies or imbalances can receive guidance on improving their diet to meet specific nutrient needs.

Medical Conditions

Our Dietitians assist in managing and improving conditions such as heart disease, hypertension, endometriosis, PCOS and gastrointestinal disorders through specialised dietary interventions.

Dietitian services for diabetics

Our Dietitians offer personalised nutrition plans, blood sugar management, and expert guidance, fostering overall health and well-being in diabetes management.

Allergies and Intolerances

Individuals with food allergies or intolerances receive support in creating balanced and nutritious diets that accommodate their specific dietary restrictions.

Digestive Disorders

Our Dietitians provide dietary strategies for managing conditions like irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), celiac disease, and inflammatory bowel diseases.

Eating Disorders

Individuals with eating disorders, such as anorexia or bulimia, benefit from dietitians who can help normalise eating patterns and address nutritional concerns.

Sports Dietitian

Athletes seek Sports Dietitians for personalised nutritionist plans to optimise performance, enhance recovery, and meet their specific training needs.

Pregnancy and Lactation

Our Dietitians guide pregnant individuals in maintaining a healthy diet to support foetal development and provide nutritional advice during lactation.

Child and Family Nutrition

Parents consult Dietitians for expert guidance on creating balanced diets for infants, toddlers, and children to promote healthy growth and development.

Overall Wellbeing

Individuals seeking to improve their overall well-being, energy levels, and lifestyle habits can benefit from personalised nutritionist advice from a Dietitian.

Visiting a Dietitian is a proactive step toward achieving your health and wellness goals, as they provide evidence-based guidance tailored to individual needs and preferences. Whether managing a specific condition or pursuing overall well-being, a Dietitian at The Wellness Practice can make a significant impact on your nutritional choices.

Frequently asked questions:

  • Do I need a referral for a nutritional assessment?

    No, a GP referral is not required. You can easily make an appointment directly with us.

  • What is involved in an initial consultation with a Dietitian?

    In your first meeting with a Dietitian, expect discussions about your health, dietary habits, and goals. Our Dietitian will analyse your nutrition, provide education, and create a personalised plan aligned with your needs and preferences, fostering a healthy and sustainable approach.

  • How long is a follow up consultation with a Dietitian?

    Follow-up consultations are between 25-30 minutes.

  • Can I use my private health for my consultation with an Accredited Practising Dietitians?

    Yes, initial and follow up consultations are claimable through private health, if you have dietetics as part of your extra’s cover. The rebate amount will vary depending on your level of cover. Please contact your private health fund to see what rebate you are entitled to.

  • Does your practice offer the Medicare care plan program?

    Yes, if you are referred by a GP under the Medicare Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Plan you are eligible for up to 5 rebated visits per calendar year with an Accredited Practising Dietitian.

  • Can I use my DVA Gold card or a DVA White card for my consultations with an Accredited Practising Dietitians?

    Yes, if you are an eligible DVA card holder, The Wellness Practice directly bills DVA for services. You will not need to pay a gap payment for dietetic consultations.

  • Do you have HICAPS?

    Yes our practice has HICAPS facilities, enabling you to claim directly at the time of your appointment – paying only the gap fee.

  • What’s the difference between a Dietitian and a Nutritionist?

    These terms are often used interchangeably, however a Dietitian is a regulated professional with formal education and clinical training, whereas a nutritionist may not have specific qualifications and operates in a broader, non-regulated field.

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