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Nutritional Services

Maintaining a proper diet and nutrition plays an important role in a patient’s healing. The Nutritional Services Department at Loretto Hospital is staffed with registered dietitians to help patients and hospital guests make healthy food choices to promote overall wellness.  

Clinical Nutritional Services

Our clinical nutritional services staff helps patients with promotion of good health and disease prevention. Experienced dietitians will provide individualized assessments, meal planning and education for patients that are affected by various illnesses, including:

  • Anemia
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Food allergies
  • General healthy meal planning
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney disease
  • Weight management

To schedule your nutrition appointment, contact Nutritional Services at (773) 854-5422 or (773) 854-5852.


The hospital cafeteria is managed by the Nutritional Services Department and provides healthy meal choices to employees and visitors. The cafeteria is located on the lower level and open seven days a week during the following hours:

Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.