Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics Service

Providing advice and support on specialist nutrition for children and adults.

Contact us

We have staff based at locations across Kent. Please contact the service though our Central Appointments Team, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

0300 123 0861
kcht.centralisedappointmentteam@nhs.net

Alternatively please see the map below, for clinic location information.

Our clinics

Nearest First

Whitstable Health Centre

0844 4772566 Harbour Street, Whitstable, Kent CT5 1BZ

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Westview Hospital

01580 261500 Plummer Lane, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6TX

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Westbrook Centre

01843 254100 150 Canterbury Road, Margate, Kent CT9 5DB

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Vicarage Lane Clinic

Vicarage Lane, Ashford, Kent TN23 1NJ

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New Romney Clinic

01797 246600 New Romney, Kent TN28 8LQ

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Newington Road Clinic

01843 255200 Newington Road, Ramsgate, Kent CT11 0QU

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Larkfield Clinic

01732 221130 Martin Square, Aylesford, Kent ME20 6QJ

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Cranbrook Community Health Centre

01580 713032 Jockey Lane, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3JN

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Deal Community Clinic

01304 865400 Bowling Green Lane, Deal, Kent CT14 9UF

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Broadstairs Health Centre

01843 255300 The Broadway, Broadstairs, Kent CT10 2AJ

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Abbey Court

01892 501860 1-17 St John’s Road, Tunbridge Wells, Maidstone, Kent TN2 9TF

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Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital

01227 594601 174-176 Northwood Road, Tankerton, Whitstable, Kent CT5 3HN

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Tonbridge Cottage Hospital

01732 353653 Vauxhall Lane, Tonbridge, Kent TN11 0NE

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Dover Health Centre

01304 865500 Maison Dieu Road, Dover, Kent CT16 1RH

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St Stephen’s Health Centre

01233 614335 St Stephen Walk, Ashford, Kent TN23 5AQ

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Canterbury Health Centre

01227 597000 26 Old Dover Road, Canterbury, Kent CT1 3JH

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Heathside Centre

01732 376813 Invicta House, Heath Road, Coxheath, Maidstone, Kent ME17 4AH

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Faversham Health Centre

01795 562005 Bank Street, Faversham ME13 8QR

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Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital

01227 594756 King Edward Avenue, Herne Bay, CT6 6EB

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Buckland Hospital

01304 222621 Coombe Valley Road, Dover, CT17 0HD

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William Harvey Hospital

01233 633331 Kennington Rd, Willesborough, Ashford, TN24 0LZ

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Sevenoaks Hospital

01732 470200 Hospital Road, Sevenoaks, TN13 3PG

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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:

  • Ashford
  • Canterbury
  • Deal
  • Dover
  • Faversham
  • Folkestone
  • Hawkhurst
  • Herne Bay
  • Maidstone
  • New Romney
  • Sevenoaks
  • Tenterden
  • Thanet
  • Tonbridge
  • Tunbridge Wells
  • Whitstable

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

 

Helpful links

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

Your stories

Your comments

January 2018
Abbey Court

Very helpful and supportive dietitian who listened to our concerns and helped us formulate a plan for the future. (West Kent Paeds)

January 2018
Canterbury

Great support and very professional. (Oncology Dietitian)

February 2018
Canterbury

very caring service from all staff members. Dietetics gave very useful advice on diet etc. Thank you. (Oncology Dietitian)

December 2017
Ashford

All consultations have been professional, informative and supportive. (Oncology Dietitian)

December 2017
Canterbury

Dietitian was helpful (incredibly) and approachable. (Paediatric Dietitian)

December 2017
Canterbury

Very helpful, friendly and full of information. (Paediatric Dietition)

December 2017
Canterbury

Always helpful with straight forward advice and always make themselves available. Lovely lady. (Oncology Dietitian)

December 2017
Abbey Court

Very helpful info on how to help my daughter's milk allergy . (West Kent Paeds)

November 2017
Ashford

Lovely, friendly and listened to us.

November 2017
Canterbury

Positive advice and support very efficient. (Oncology Dietitian)

November 2017
Margate

I had excellent care and advice with kindness and empathy. (Oncology Dietitian)

November 2017
Canterbury

Fantastic, helpful service. Couldn't recommend staff highly enough. Thank you.

November 2017
Abbey Court

I felt listened to for my needs and goals. (West Kent Paeds)

November 2017
Abbey Court

Very friendly and helpful. Wonderful advice given. (West Kent Paeds)

October 2017
Canterbury

This has been an invaluable service to me and my wife, to know also that the knowledge and understanding was always available was a great comfort. (Oncology Dietitian)

October 2017
Margate

Very polite, helpful, knowledgeable, listens well.

October 2017
Margate

Warm, friendly - informative communication from clinician.

October 2017
Barodstairs

Very quick response and very helpful consultant. (Paediatric Dietitian)

October 2017
Abbey Court

Very informative, felt listened to and understood. (West Kent Paeds)

October 2017
Canterbury

I was treated very well by my dietitian, always kind and caring and informative. Thank you. (Oncology Dietitian)

October 2017
Abbey Court

Good level of detail covered - felt very well listened to. (West Kent Paeds)

September 2017
Abbey Court

Very helpful, friendly and clear advice. (West Kent Paeds)

September 2017
Canterbury

Excellent care and attention. (Oncology Dietitian)

September 2017
Margate

First time in six months I feel I have been really listened to. Such a lovely lady. Very informative, thorough. (Paediatric Dietitian)

August 2017
Canterbury

Helpful, efficient and reliable. (Oncology Dietitian)

August 2017
Canterbury

I very much appreciate the professionalism of all staff I have come into contact with. Also, all staff very positive, supportive and encouraging. (Oncology Dietitian)

August 2017
Herne Bay

Very helpful and informative. (Paediatric Dietitian)

July 2017
Ashford

Excellent care. (Oncology Dietitian)

July 2017
Abbey Court

Very helpful and gave sound knowledge to ensure I care for my daughter properly.

July 2017
Canterbury

Staff and service perfect. (Oncology Dietitian)

July 2017
Ashford

It is reassuring to know what we need to do and that we are doing the right thing. (Paediatric Dietitian)

July 2017
Broadstairs

She was caring and really good with ideas. (Paediatric Dietitian)

July 2017
Abbey Court

Very helpful. Good with my daughter, language she understood. (West Kent Paeds)

June 2017
Abbey Court

I felt it was very indepth, was listened to and understood all that was told - good advice. (West Kent Paeds)

May 2017
Abbey Court

Very good advice and understood my son's difficulties with ASD. (West Kent Paeds)

March 2017
Abbey Court

Very appreciative that we were seen so quickly. The advice was tremendous - what a great and helpful service. (West Kent Paeds)

March 2017
Abbey Court

Lovely service, no waiting. Received loads of useful and helpful advice. (West Kent Paeds)

February 2017
Abbey Court

Very helpful conversation, helped put mind at rest. (West Kent Paeds)

February 2017
Abbey Court

Very lovely lady. Brilliant bedside manner. (West Kent Paeds)

February 2017
Deal

I was listened to and advised with understanding. (Diabetes and Obesity Dietitians )

January 2017
Abbey Court

Helpful, kind, not judgemental. (West Kent Paeds)

December 2016
Abbey Court

Dietitian was incredibly helpful and responsive. (West Kent Paeds)

December 2016
Abbey Court

Fantastic. Informative. Practical advice. (West Kent Paeds)

November 2016
Abbey Court

Dietitian so knowledgeable, professional, warm, helpful, good listener, practical advice, really fantastic. (West Kent Paeds)

November 2016
Abbey Court

They are wonderful professionals. They always give me necessary attention.

October 2016
West Kent Paeds, Abbey Court

So grateful for all the helpful advice and kind support. Really pleased to have met Karen.

September 2016
(West Kent Paeds) Abbey Court

I got an enormous amount of helpful advice and suggestions to improve my son's diet.

August 2016
Abbey Court

I am really impressed with the service I have received. (West Kent Paeds)

July 2016
Abbey Court

Karen was extremely thorough and helped with the issues I raised. (West Kent Paeds)

June 2016
Abbey Court

Very informative. Reassuring. (West Kent Paeds)

May 2016
West Kent Paeds, Abbey Court

Great help with my son's diet needs.

April 2016
Deal

My appointment today has given me help in dealing with my condition and has put my mind at rest about a number of issues. (Diabetes and Obesity Dietitians)

April 2016
Tonbridge

Efficient and thorough, answered questions clearly. (West Kent Paeds)

January 2016

Thank you for all the support I have received. It really does make a positive difference. (Diabetes and Obesity Dietitians, Deal)

January 2016

It will help you have better health and life style. (Folkestone)

January 2016

Karen provided excellent advice. Was very kind and is obviously very skilled in dealing with this type of case. (West Kent Paeds, Tunbridge Wells)