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Nutrition and Dietetics

Registered dietitians use scientific research on nutrition, health and disease to provide practical advice to help people make appropriate food choices.


Ormskirk District General Hospital, Hilldale, Wigan Road, Ormskirk L39 2JW
t: 0300 247 0011

e: vcl.westlancs-spa@nhs.net


Our dietitians are experts in assessing, diagnosing and treating nutrition and diet problems. We see adults in the West Lancashire area.

People with the following conditions can benefit from assessment by a dietitian

  • Diabetes
  • Disease related malnutrition
  • Neurological problems
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Heart disease and stroke
  • Raised blood fats
  • Obesity

Where we can see you

We do outpatient clinics in GP surgeries and health centres across West Lancashire and in The Diabetes Centre at Ormskirk & District General Hospital.

If you are unable to attend to attend clinic due to your medical condition we can arrange to visit you at home.

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