UQ Nutrition and Dietetics Practice

DIETETICS

UQ Nutrition and Dietetics Practice offers a full range of professional and affordable Nutrition and Dietetics services to the general public as well as students and staff at UQ.

If you attend the UQ St Lucia Dietetics Practice consultations are FREE OF CHARGE.

The practice aims to deliver a patient-centred service with a commitment to helping our clients meet their individual needs and personal goals. Our dietitians take into account each clients medical and personal circumstances to recommend the most appropriate and realistic treatment plan.

Our services are delivered by postgraduate Dietetics students under direct supervision of a fully qualified Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD).

Our Services

As a client of our practice you will receive a comprehensive and personalised diet and lifestyle assessment as well as your own personalised nutrition program.

You may also receive personalised:

  • eating and menu plans

  • practical advice for healthy eating and food preparation

  • advice on choosing the right foods when shopping and eating out

  • educational resources and information regarding your condition and diet

  • support to help you achieve your goals

  • Cooking demonstrations

Expert dietary advice for the management of:

Child _dietetics

  • Diabetes

  • Heart disease

  • Gastrointestinal disorders

  • Cancer

  • Obesity

  • Food allergy and intolerance

  • Pregnancy and lactation

  • Healthy eating for the whole family

  • Malnutrition

  • IBS 

Sports Nutrition

  • Nutrition pre/post games to optimise performance
  • How to increase muscle mass the healthy way
  • Weight management
  • Improving cardiovascular fitness
  • Pre and post workout or competition nutrition

DIETETICS2Our Fees 

No fees apply to the UQ St Lucia Dietetics Practice

Ipswich 

You may be eligible for rebates from Medicare, private health insurers or the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) depending on circumstances, with no out of pocket expenses. 

If you are ineligible for  Allied Health funding under Medicare, or do not have private cover a charge of $12.00 per consultation will apply. 

If you have confirmed a consultation at our UQ Ipswich Practice and want to make an online payment click here.

Please contact 07 3381 1581 for further information. 

Consultations

During your initial consultation you will be asked to provide personal information to allow for accurate assessment of your health needs. Any information you disclose will be kept between you, the dietitians and if applicable your doctor. Your notes will be held in locked storage and only shared with those people directly involved in your treatment.

Referrals

A referral is not necessary although it may help your dietitian better understand your dietary needs and health background. Referals may also be required to be eligible for certain rebates.  

Locations

UQ St Lucia, Brisbane

No fees apply to the UQ St Lucia Dietetics Practice.

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Room 244/245 Connell Building (26B)
Building is opposite the pools and the basketball courts; we are up the ramp on level 2, just past the gym.

Dates: Every Tuesday and Wednesday 15th March - 12th April AND 26th April - 31st May

Hours of operation:  9am - 4pm

For more information on the St Lucia practice, or to request a free consultation:

Email: hmns@enquire.uq.edu.au

Ph: (07) 3365 6240 

Ipswich - USQ Ipswich Campus (formerly UQ campus) 

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Building H, Level 1
11 Salisbury Road
Ipswich QLD, 4035

(Please note that as of the 6 January the practice will be located in:  Building H, Level 1, 11 Salisbury Road, Ipswich. Please see below) 

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UQ Ipswich Nutrition and Dietetics Practice is easily accessible by all modes of transport.   There is free off-campus street parking or paid on-campus parking available.

For more information on public transport services please visit www.uq.edu.au/maps/ - Directions to Ipswich campus or contact transinfo on 13 12 30, visit www.transinfo.qld.gov.au    

Car Parking (Free)

Undercover, secure, off street, free car parking is available onsite for all UQ Health Care patients. Car parking entry is via Kent Street, off Cornwall Street and signed University of Queensland Parking. When arriving, proceed to boom gate and take a ticket from the machine and park on this level. Follow signs to the lift and take lift to Level 4, follow signs to UQ Health Care.  

Make an Appointment

The clinic welcomes a referral from your doctor or health care professional or you can just call us to make an appointment. 

St Lucia

Phone: 07 3365 6240
Email: hmns@enquire.uq.edu.au

Hours of Operation
9:00am to 4:00pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 

Ipswich 

Phone 07 3365 6240
Fax 07 3381 1587
Email: hmns@enquire.uq.edu.au

Hours of Operation
9:00am to 4:30pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays