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How much does a nutritionist cost?

A nutritionist provides expertise and guidance to help clients with all diet-related health matters, including losing weight, gaining muscle, improving their sports performance, and managing diabetes or high cholesterol. Nutritionists can help people learn to follow special diets in a healthy way, such as becoming vegetarian or vegan or developing a low-sodium or gluten-free eating plan. The average national cost of a nutritionist is $60 to $100. Nutritionists often require an initial consultation with a new client, during which they’ll take a medical history, assess the client’s nutritional needs, and determine the best course of action; this first meeting usually averages $100-$120 for a 45-minute to 90-minute consultation. Subsequent nutritional counseling sessions generally cost less, ranging from an average of $45 for a half-hour session to $60-$90 for a one-hour session. Like many professional service providers, nutritionists may offer discounts through package pricing. For instance, a one-month package with two sessions and email support costs an average of $190; a three-month package with three sessions and email support costs an average of $360; and a six-month package with six sessions and email support costs an average of $540.  

Are nutritionists covered by health insurance?

Nutrition counseling can be a critical component of good health care, especially for people recently diagnosed with diabetes or high cholesterol who need to adhere to a specific diet. People also meet with nutritionists for help developing a healthy vegetarian or vegan diet, developing an eating plan to lose weight or gain muscle, or improving their sports performance by changing their diet. Nutritionists may be covered by health insurance depending on your reason for meeting with them. Nutrition counseling is more likely to be covered if it is part of a doctor-prescribed treatment for a particular medical condition, such as diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure or coronary heart disease. For example, Medicare covers medical nutrition therapy services only for people diagnosed with diabetes or kidney disease, as long as they get a referral from their doctor. Also, insurance providers more often cover nutrition visits if the patient has been referred to a registered dietitian within the carrier’s network of providers. Insurance plans vary greatly, so research your benefits before visiting a nutritionist.

Reviews for Pittsburg nutritionists
Gayle M.
I'm really glad I found Deb, she has helped me with nutrition and got me on the right supplements and eating plan. I've lost 23 lbs in 2.5 months😀, she's very knowledgeable and a real cheer leader, I plan on seeing her twice monthly because that's what I need to keep on track.
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Jesus C.
Before beginning to work with Coach Brian, I had been working out consistently without much results. I was especially concerned about not being able to lose much fat and also feeling fatigued. When I looked up nutritionists, I didn't want someone who would give a one-size-fits-all solution. Instead, I trusted Brian's profile because of his background education in nutrition, as well as his experience with training and owning gyms. It has been a month of working together and I have lost almost almost 10 pounds. I also am better able to balance my workouts with the soccer that I do occasionally throughout the weeks, without feeling fatigued. One of the most valuable aspects of working with Coach Brian is that he educates you on what you need to know to maintain a lifestyle with sustainable results. The ongoing daily support and accountability is also a huge factor. I look forward to more time with Coach Brian and to more results!
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