Carson Tahoe Health employs credentialed Registered Dietitian Nutritionists who provide evidence-based nutrition services. We help prevent, delay, or manage diseases and medical conditions through nutrition education and medical nutrition therapy. Medical nutrition therapy is the management of medical conditions through nutritional intervention.
For more information, or to set up an appointment for nutrition counseling, please call (775) 445-5500.
Fax Number for Referrals: (775) 882-3731
Nutrition counseling may be covered as a benefit by your insurance company, though it may require preauthorization. Our scheduling department will work with you to determine whether nutrition care services will be covered. You may be required to self-pay for your nutrition appointment if your insurance does not cover nutrition education or medical nutrition therapy.
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Nutrition Education and Medical Nutrition Therapy are included as part of the care for many services provided through Carson Tahoe Health:
Carson Tahoe supports and participates in local community efforts to provide for our area residents in need. We work closely with Friends in Service Helping (FISH), and Remote Area Medical (RAM). Additionally, we donate fresh produce harvested from our garden at the Regional Medical Center.
At Carson Tahoe, we believe that diabetes education and self-management training are integral components of diabetes care. Carson Tahoe’s objective is to help you sustain your health while lowering your risk of diabetes related complications. Our program, certified by the American Diabetes Association, will provide you with your own diabetes team of professionals including nurse educators and registered dietitians to help you TAKE CHARGE of your diabetes.
Our diabetes program helps you acquire the knowledge and skills to successfully manage diabetes on a daily basis.
Through private appointments and group classes, your diabetes team will cover the topics that matter most to you including:
Diabetes Support Group
We are excited to announce the 2nd Wednesday of every month will feature a Diabetes Support Group meeting at the Carson City Senior Center. To view the topics for each meeting, click here visit our events calendar.
If you would like more information about our diabetes program, please call (775) 445-8607. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call (775) 445-5500.
Schedule an Appointment
1-on-1 private appointments are available at locations in Carson City and Minden.
Eagle Medical Center
2874 N Carson St, Carson City, NV
Carson Tahoe Dayton Medical Center
901 Medical Center Dr #203, Dayton, NV
Carson Tahoe Minden Medical Center
925 Ironwood Drive, Minden, NV
Comprehensive Group Classes
Group classes are available at our Regional Medical Center:
Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center
1600 Medical Parkway
Carson City, Nevada
Most insurance companies, including Medicare and Medicaid, offer benefits for diabetes education when referred by a physician. Discounts are offered for cash pay patients.