At the Outpatient hospital "Dziedneiciba" start accept patients nutrition specialist

Date added: 18 02 2021


At the Outpatient hospital "Dziedneiciba" start accept patients 

nutrition specialist Karīna Kurmeļeva

The specialist advises patients and provides general recommendations on:

  • the basic principles of a healthy diet according to age and lifestyle;
  • the necessary diet for various diseases (kidney diseases (chronic kidney disease, disease without dialysis / with dialysis; joint diseases (osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, rheumatic diseases); thyroid diseases; skin diseases; diabetes; coronary heart diseases, etc.);
  • the use of food supplements according to the needs of the body;
  • product-drug interactions, drug effects on food intake;
  • promotion or reduction of appetite, effects on taste sensation, absorption of minerals, and also dangerous interactions between medicines and nutrients;
  • weight loss and weight gain options;
  • nutritional therapy for pregnant women and mothers after childbirth;
  • healthy child nutrition, childhood obesity;
  • allergies and intolerances of various products;
  • the choice of proper nutrition at different stages of life (nutrition of children and youth, nutrition of athletes, nutrition during menopause).

During the consultation, the specialist:

  • clarifies information about the patient's health status, medical history, habitual habits, level of physical activity and type of life;
  • determines the anthropometric parameters of the body (weight, length, KMI);
  • analyzes the existing menu and errors in it;
  • explain the basic principles of healthy eating, healthy cooking methods, weight control methods;
  • will find individual solutions for the goals and wishes of each patient;
  • will answer questions about the health of healthy food and groceries in the store.

For more information and to sign up for a visit:

Outpatient hospital "Dziednieciba"

Rušonu street 15, Riga


 dziednieciba AT mfd DOT lv

MFD Healthcare group began its history more than 50 years ago as an outpatient health care facility. At this moment the MFD is one of the largest multi-profile healthcare company that provides a wide range of health care services to more than 400 000 patients in different locations in Riga and Latvia. By using the latest technologies and excellent medical experience, MFD main objective is to take care of the health of the population by ensuring timely disease prevention, as well as providing effective diagnostic and treatment services.

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