Nutrition

    Overview

    Nutrition is an essential component of overall health. Nutritionists at SIU HealthCare work with patients to develop nutritional guidelines and regimens that are tailored to their specific needs.

    Our providers

    Profiles

    Priyanka Bhandari, MD

    Physician Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Cheryl Burns, CDCES, RDN

    Dietician/Nutritionist Endocrinology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 1700 Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Teresa Fesen, FNP-BC

    Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner Endocrinology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 1700 Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Gayle Jennings, CDCES, RDN

    Registered Dietitian Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Amanda Krus-Johnston, DO

    Physician Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Lauri Lopp, MD

    Physician Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Melissa Nicol, BC-ADM, CDCES, RDN

    Registered Dietitian Maternal-Fetal Medicine
    400 N. 9th Street Springfield, IL 62702
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    Katharine Patel, CDCES, RD

    Registered Dietitian Family Medicine
    Profiles

    Kelly Powell, CDCES, RDN

    Dietitian Endocrinology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 1100 Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Cynthia Thomas, MD

    Physician Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Gabriel I. Uwaifo, MD

    Endocrinologist Endocrinology, Internal Medicine
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 1700 Springfield, IL 62702
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    Charlyn Ware, RD

    Registered Dietician
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 1100 Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

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    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.