The Nutrition Center at STAR Health
Your diet and nutrient intake play an important part in your overall health and well-being. Our Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) will perform a thorough nutritional assessment and work with you to create a personalized eating plan to improve your overall health.
The Nutrition Center at STAR Health has a team of Licensed Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDNs) with specialized training. These RDNs provide Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) and nutrition counseling for the following conditions:
- Bariatric surgery (pre/post-surgery)
- Eating disorders
- Food and drug interactions
- Food intolerance and allergies
- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Heart disease
- High cholesterol
- Kidney disease
- Sports nutrition
- Weight control (loss or gain)
Our RDNs perform a thorough assessment of your overall nutritional status which includes a review of your medical history and biochemical lab tests, and assessment of your height, weight, body mass index, dietary intake, eating habits, and nutritional supplement intake. RDNs then work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan.
- Sessions also include recipes, tips for shopping, eating out, and planning meals and exercise
We offer an integrated approach which includes consultation with other health care providers to tailor a treatment plan that specifically meets your needs.
The Nutrition Center is open to the public. Register for an appointment with one of our experts today. Please call 831-3195 to schedule an appointment.
The NUTRITION CENTER AT STAR HEALTH accepts most major health insurance plans including:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Independence Blue Cross Blue Shield
MEET OUR TEAM
MS, RD, LDN, CSSD
Sharon Collison is a licensed, registered dietitian nutritionist, she is also board certified in sports dietetics. Ms. Collison has a Master of Science degree in Human Nutrition with a focus in exercise physiology and sports nutrition. She specializes in providing medical nutrition therapy for weight management, disordered eating, sports, wellness and cardiovascular nutrition.
MS, RDN, LDN
Maryann Eastep is a licensed, registered dietitian nutritionist with more than 25 years of experience. She has a Master of Science in Health Promotion. Ms. Eastep specializes in providing medical nutrition therapy for weight management (including bariatric nutrition), diabetes, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal and renal nutrition.
From I95, take 896N exit towards the University of DE. Continue driving north on 896. The STAR campus is on the left side across the street from the ice rink. There is plenty of free parking.