Children's Hospital of Richmond offers nutrition counseling to children with:
- Failure to thrive
Medical nutrition therapy helps to:
- Build a base for good health and wellness
- Improve food choices and habits for optimal health
- Maintain weight or lose excess pounds
- Reduce complications from diabetes
Some insurance carriers will cover medical nutrition therapy. A small out-of-pocket fee will be assessed if nutrition counseling is not billable under the patient’s insurance plan or if the patient is uninsured.
Length of session Pre-payment amount
Up to 15 minutes $35
Up to 30 minutes $70
Up to 45 minutes $105
Up to 60 minutes $140
For questions or more information, please call Alyssa Wehrmeister, RD, at (804) 527-4707.
For appointments please call (804) 628-PEDS (7337).