Nutritional Services

Whether you want to lose a few pounds, eat healthier to lower your risk of disease, or need help meeting special dietary requirements, our registered dietitians can help. We offer nutritional counseling and education for a variety of health needs, including diabetes, gastrointestinal issues, food allergies and heart disease. Baptist Health dietitians offer private, individual consultations and provide:

  • Diabetes
  • Weight-loss surgery
  • Cancer
  • Heart disease
  • Eating disorders
  • Kidney disease
  • Anemia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Food allergies
  • Pediatric nutrition
  • Sports nutrition
  • General weight loss counseling

The Nutrition Counseling Center also offers a few “after-hours” classes to the Fort Smith community.

Mission SlimPossible – A 6-week weight loss class held at the NCC on Tuesday nights. This is a very fun, group class taught by a Registered Dietitian with help from a Physical Therapist and a Certified Chef. We give you the knowledge to start your own weight loss journey and we keep you accountable for 6 weeks to kick-start your progress.

iCOOK – An interactive cooking class taught by a Certified Chef with a new theme every month! Cook your own 3-course meal with the guidance of our chef and experience the delicious finished product while enjoying the company of others. This class is held on the 7th floor at Baptist Health in the Physician’s Lounge.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (479) 441-4183.

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