Central Appointments Team
Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
King Edward Avenue, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 6EB
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Who we are
We are a team of specialists helping patients with nutrition and dietetics.
We provide advice and support on a wide range of general and specialist nutritional areas for children and adults. We help patients with a wide range of conditions including malnutrition; allergies and food intolerances; gastrointestinal conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome, crohns disease, ulcerative colitis and coeliac disease; diabetes; nutrition during cancer treatment; weight management; nutritional deficiencies and lipid modification.
We run outpatient appointments at venues across Kent. Locations include:
- Herne Bay
- New Romney
- Tunbridge Wells
We visit community hospitals, nursing and residential care homes.
We provide in-patient care at the Kent and Canterbury Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital in Margate and at the William Harvey Hospital in Ashford.
How do you use this service?
You need to be referred by a GP or healthcare professional
Health information and advice Explore Kent (KCC) British Heart Foundation
BBC Radio Kent Broadcast from Sheppey Community Hospital about PEAT scores for Patient Food
The British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition The British Dietetic Association
British Nutrition Foundation Cancer Research UK Coeliac UK Diabetes UK Eatsafe
Eatwell Food Standards Agency Health Professional Council Kent Cardiovascular Network
NICE Guidelines The Nutrition Society