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Main Line Nutrition and Fitness is your partner in personalized nutrition counseling. We only employ registered dietitian nutritionists that will put you on the path to reaching your goals. Make an appointment to visit our Wayne Office today!
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What's the difference between a Dietitian and a Nutritionist?
What is a dietitian?
Masters Degree or Bachelors in Dietetics
Nutrition collegiate coursework includes clinical experience, lifecycle, community, food services, biochemistry, biology, & more.
1 Year Dietetic Internship
Mandatory 1,200 hours of supervised practice in various nutritional settings providing mandatory on-site clinical experience.
Pass the National Exam
Administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, registered dietitians (RD) must pass this exam. Some states often require RDs to obtain a license after passing.
75 Hours of Continuing Education
RD's are required to obtain seventy-five(75) hours of continuing education credits to maintain their RD status.
What is a Nutritionist?
No Formal Accreditation
Widely used, the term "nutritionists" is not accredited and is not protected by any governing body.
No Mandated Requirements
The government doesn't regulate this term and almost anyone can self-proclaim themselves as a "nutritionist" - proceed with caution.
Cannot Provide Medical Nutrition Therapy
While some nutritionists can work in food service industries, they do not have the training to counsel patients on dietary treatment of diseases. Dietitians do.
Little to No Education
Nutritionists may have done classes, coursework, or they could be self-designated and add the title "Nutritionist" to their name.
REST EASY - WE ARE FULLY TRAINED AND LICENSED DIETITIANS!
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Wayne, PA Nutrition Services
Main Line Nutrition and Fitness is your partner in personalized nutrition counseling. We only employ registered dietitian nutritionists that will put you on the path to reaching your goals. Our ongoing support will make sure our clients in Wayne, on the Main Line, and beyond reach the finish line. We provide certified Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) to our clients with conditions like diabetes, heart disease and gastrointestinal issues (Crohn's, Colitis, etc.), obesity, etc. You can rest assured that you will be receiving the best nutrition services in Wayne, PA by licensed dieticians.
We also provide PERSONALIZED weight loss counseling and nutrition consulting for athletic performance. Our office is located inside Club La Maison Health Club alongside Dr. Chris Mulholland, DO, owner of PVH Institute and Bounceback Physical Therapy. We are unique because you can see just the dietitian for nutrition therapy or you can take a holistic, interdisciplinary approach with a doctor, trainer AND a dietitian. Kindly note, that the current and correct spelling is dietitian but some texts may use the prior spelling of dietician with a “C” to describe our position as a licensed dietitian and nutritionist located in Wayne, PA.
Whether you are recovering from a sickness/injury or an athlete that is in need to some fine tuning to get to that next level, we can help you meet your goals.
Contact us today to learn more about our program and begin your journey to a healthier life. LET’S GO!!!