FAQ's

General Questions

What is a Dietitian?

What is the difference between a Dietitian and Nutritionist?

Can registered Dietitians prescribe medication?

Can registered Dietitians order blood work and prescribe vitamins, minerals and food compounds?

What should I expect during my first consultation with a Dietitian?

When should I Consult a Dietitian?

Can I see the same Dietitian every time?

I’m not based in New Zealand; can you still help?

COVID19 Questions

What happens during the different Covid Levels?

Can I book an appointment with a Dietitian during Level 3 and Level 4?

Can I attend in-person appointments when I am sick or isolating?

Is is safe to attend my in-person appointment at Level 2 and Level 1?

What have we done, and are continually doing to combat Covid-19 and keep staff and clients safe?

Virtual Sessions

What is a virtual session with a Dietitian?

What do I need to have a virtual session with a Dietitian?

How will I know if I can hold my session virtually?

Is it secure and private?

How should I prepare for my video session with a Dietitian?

Why might I prefer a Virtual session with a Dietitian?

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