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Improving Health Through Better Nutrition

What you eat plays an important role in your overall health and well being. If you're looking to manage your weight or improve your diet for other health-related reasons, such as managing a chronic disease like diabetes, we are here to help.

Day Kimball Healthcare offers outpatient nutrition education and counseling for all ages to support you as you make positive behavioral changes to improve your health and meet your dietary needs. 

About the Program

Nutrition Education is offered by our nutritionist who is a credentialed registered dietitian (RD) and receives ongoing education in the latest research-based treatments. The RD is there to guide you through your nutrition and wellness journey by working together to identify areas of concern, create behavior change goals, and monitor your progress.

We provide one-on-one counseling and work closely with you to develop a customized plan to help you meet your unique health goals.

Conditions Treated

  • Eating issues
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Diabetes and prediabetes
  • Weight management
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney disease
  • Healthy eating

Cost

Nutrition Education covered by most insurance groups including Medicare. Please confirm with your insurance provider to verify your benefits before scheduling an appointment.

Referrals

Consultations are available for children and adults at our Day Kimball Healthcare Center in Plainfield. A referral from your primary care practitioner (PCP) is required. Ask your provider for a referral today. 

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment, call the Day Kimball Medical Group Endocrinology office at (860) 457-9133 Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

About Our Registered Dietitian

Sarah Balko, RD, CDCES, is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator in the Day Kimball Medical Group's endocrinology department at Day Kimball Healthcare. She has been educating patients in improving their health for 20 years. She treats both children and adults, and her specialities include medical nutrition therapy and diabetes education. Learn more about Sarah Balko >

Billing and Payment Information

Billing for nutrition education services will come from Day Kimball Medical Group. Please check with your insurance carrier for details about your specific coverage, copays, deductibles and any prior authorization requirements. 

If you have questions about your Day Kimball Hospital bill or need help paying for care, please contact our team of financial counselors. For more information visit billing page.

Other Services Integrated with Endocrinology

Primary Care
Cancer Care
Women's Health

Locations, Hours and Contact Information

Consultations are available at our Day Kimball Healthcare Center in Plainfield. A referral from your primary care practitioner (PCP) is required.

Endocrinology
Day Kimball Healthcare Center
12 Lathrop Road
Plainfield, CT 06374

office: (860) 457-9133
fax: (860) 457-9137

Call for appointments Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.