Nutrition & Diet

Department of Nutrition & Diet

Orchid Medical Centre’s top-ranked dieticians, helps in providing the right food to the patients as it works as a catalyst for the medicine to act faster.

Objective

To establish and encourage good nutritional practice and high dietetics standards as an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care provided to the patients.

Our experienced team provides

Nutrition Evaluation

Based on the Detailed Investigation, our Specialized Dietitians Deliver Nutrition Care that involves Specialized Food based on the requirement of the patients.

Diet Counseling

Periodic and Regular Assessment of the patient Using Various References and Tools, Including Clinical Treatment Guidelines, Diet Assessment Methods, and Nutrition Content of Various Common Foods to Provide Apposite Nutritional Care. We assess the nutritional needs & provide One-To-One Counselling.

Food Service

Our Dietary Kitchen is responsible for Feeding All the Patients in the hospital Healthy and Varied Meals with the Best Hygienic Standards.

FAQs

You can call us on 9117100100 to book your appointment with our dietitians.

Food is the basic necessity of every individual. It is a fuel to run a healthy body and when you eat well you perform better. Everyone should eat a healthy balanced diet.

Good Nutrition is important for both Mental & Physical Health

  • Healthy food choices
  • Adequate Fuelling
  • Hydration

A well-balanced diet which includes –

  • Carbohydrates -55-60%,
  • Proteins – 15- 20% and
  • Fats- 20 to 25%.
  • Along with Vitamins, Minerals & Fibres

A high carbohydrate diet of minimum 275 – 350 gms/day which includes foods like:

  • Pasta,
  • Bread,
  • Crackers,
  • Fruits,
  • Vegetables,
  • Baked Potato,
  • Peas,
  • Banana,
  • Beans,
  • Low Fat Milk.
  • Yogurt,
  • Juices and
  • Sprouts.

Sources of High Protein Foods:

  • Lean meats,
  • Dairy Products,
  • Nuts,
  • Beans,
  • Cheese,
  • Fish and
  • Egg whites,
  • Tofu,
  • Panner,
  • Spinach Etc.

We should aim to drink at least 8-10 Glasses of water every day i.e approx. 2.5 Lt/d.

  • Fish
  • Flax seeds
  • Almonds
  • Walnuts
  • Poultry
  • Eggs
  • Avacado