The Department of Dietetics and Nutrition at Apex, provides disease specific nutritional support to each patient. Dieticians help the patient understand the nature of the disease and how a customized diet can improve his health status. The department undertakes nutritional assessment, planning and research of

  • Cardiac status after PTCA, CABG
  • Cancer nutritional status assessment, management after chemotherapy, radiation and surgery
  • Nutritional care before and after dialysis
  • Specific therapeutic diets planned for diabetes, hypertension and other diseased conditions.

The department works in association with the Food Services Department. The department also conducts educational programs on the role of nutrition and nutritional workshops for obesity, diabetes, occupational health, women health, geriatrics etc.