Food & Nutrition

Overview

Food and nutrition professionals at Greenwich Hospital oversee meal preparation for patients and also provide meal service for visitors and staff in the hospital’s Nutmeg Grill cafeteria and Garden Cafe. Learn more >> 

Personal Nutrition Consultation
Private counseling and nutritional advice for a variety of needs, including weight control, diabetes management, pregnancy and just healthy eating are available. Find out about the nutritional value of your current diet, plus get healthy recipes and learn how to plan healthy meals -- all from a registered dietitian. For information, contact Valerie.Pisano@greenwichhospital.org, or call 203-863-2939. 

What is a Registered Dietitian?

These healthcare professionals have completed all the education and training requirements of the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education. In addition, they have passed a national exam administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, and satisfied ongoing continuing education requirements.

Our Chefs
The head chefs of Greenwich Hospital’s main kitchen and Garden Cafe have professional culinary school training. Whether for patients on a restricted medical diet, new parents celebrating the birth of a baby, or visitors enjoying lunch on the terrace, our chefs are skilled at preparing  foods for a wide range of preferences and needs.

Education
Patient Education Fact Sheets

To learn more about special diets, feeding tubes, pre-and post-surgical diets and other related topics, see Patient Education Fact Sheets >>

Classes & Events
See our Calendar for Nutrition and Cooking Classes >>

CONTACT US

  • 203-863-3663

VISIT US

  • Helmsley Medical Building,
    Ground Floor