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Nutrition and Dietetics

Nutrition and dietetics services at University Hospital Geelong include the following:

  • Special diets for inpatients
  • Assessment of nutritional status
  • Nutritional counselling and education
  • Nutritional supplements
  • Enteral feeding
  • Home Enteral Nutrition (HEN) service
  • Outpatient nutritional counselling
  • Acting as a resource to other professionals

Specialist nutrition and dietary services are available to assist patients with the following medical conditions:

Eating disorders Coeliac disease


Enteral feeding  Obesity

Nutritional deficiencies

Pancreatic disorders

Surgical nutritional support

Antenatal nutrition Constipation Diarrhoea

GIT disorders

Neuro, stroke and dysphagia
Liver disorders Paediatrics TPN

Cystic fibrosis

Home enteral nutrition

Oncology Renal disease      

McKellar Centre - Nutrition and Dietetics Services

Nutrition and dietetics services are also provided to inpatients and residents of McKellar Centre.

Service focus is primarily on aged care and adult rehabilitation.

Nutrition assessment, dietary management and education are available for:

  • Inpatients
  • Outpatients
  • Residents living in any of the McKellar Centre residential facilities.

Last Modified: Tuesday, 12 February 2019


University Hospital Geelong 

Allied Health, level 2, Bellerine St, Geelong 3220

9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

Car Parking: On street parking available

P 03 4215 0700

McKellar Centre

Community Rehabilitation Centre, 45-95 Ballarat Road, North Geelong

9.00am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

Car Parking: Available onsite

P 03 4215 5301