Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)

Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)

Dallas

214-456-8950
Fax: 214-456-2003
Suite F4170

Plano

469-303-2400
Fax: 469-303-2407
Suite P4400

Park Cities

469-488-7000
Fax: 469-488-7001
Suite 106

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What is Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)?

Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) is the approach used in treating some chronic conditions, such as celiac disease, using a customized nutrition plan.

What can I expect with Pediatric Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)?

A medical nutrition therapy plan depends on your child's needs. It can range from a few dietary tweaks to total parenteral nutrition (intravenous feeding). Often, MNT is the first treatment children receive to help manage conditions such as obesity and epilepsy.

Other examples include:

The goal of an MNT program is to put your child on the track to better health so other treatments or therapies can work better.