Baptist Health
Nutrition Counseling Center

Nutrition Counseling Center

Fort Smith

Chest Pain Center

818 Lexington Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

At the Nutrition Counseling Center at Baptist Health-Fort Smith, our goal is to help patients learn to incorporate their favorite foods while still reaching their specific health goals. Our dietitians provide one-on-one counseling to create an individualized health plan for your patient. Most of our services are covered in full by insurance or we can offer a flat rate of $50 at time of service for non-covered patients.


  • Our education program is certified with the American Diabetes Association (ADA)
  • Topics include: Using insulin safely and effectively, Meal planning & label reading, Monitoring and interpreting blood sugar, Behavior change strategies, Avoiding acute and chronic complications.
  • Free One-Touch glucometers as monthly supply allows

Chronic Kidney Disease

  • Guidance on limiting sodium
  • Management of potassium and phosphorus intake as needed


  • Provides individualized treatment plan to prevent obesity-related disease
  • Promotes healthful habits and a balanced diet to prevent weight cycling

Medical Nutrition Therapy

  • Disordered eating and mental health
  • General weight gain therapy/malnutrition
  • Cancer support
  • Cardiovascular and heart health