Nutrition Centers

Our Nutrition Centers are a community health service staffed by registered, licensed dietitians. The Centers offer nutritional care and counseling on a wide variety of nutrition topics, to a variety of clients. Staff will help you follow a healthy lifestyle and have the best diet possible. 

Our Registered Dietitians provide extensive nutrition counseling for clients with all types of medical conditions. Types of counseling offered include:

  • Weight control (including behavior modification)
  • Bariatric Nutrition Counseling (Pre and Post Surgery)
  • Diabetes management
  • Dietary guidelines for heart disease, including restricting cholesterol, sodium and fat
  • Nutritional concerns of the individual with cancer
  • Diet recommendations in kidney disease such as modified protein, sodium and potassium.
  • Nutritional needs during periods of growth and development, such as pregnancy, childhood and adolescence
  • Nutritional needs of athletes 


Nutrition counseling is available by appointment. A referral by your physician is required before an appointment can be scheduled. For more information contact:

UM Shore Medical Center at Chestertown: 410-778-7668, ext. 2295

UM Shore Medical Center at Dorchester: 410-228-5511, ext. 8474

UM Shore Medical Center at Easton: 410-822-1000, ext. 5339