Our team consists of qualified Dietitians and Dietetic
Assistants along with our administration support
team. All of our Dietitians are registered with the
national regulatory body, The Health and Care Professions Council.
The Nutrition and Dietetics department offers patient
assessment, diagnosis, care planning, treatment and health
education services from children to adults, seen
across community and hospital settings across
County Durham and Darlington.
We provide a dedicated tube feeding service to all patients who
cannot eat or drink to meet their nutrition and hydration
Individuals may be referred to the Nutrition and Dietetic
Service by other health care practitioners such as your GP. All
referrals are prioritised so that we can deal with urgent cases
first. For healthcare professionals wishing to refer a patient
For information on the different services within Nutrition and
Dietetics click on the purple links at the top of this page.
Find us on Twitter @CDDFTDietitians
and Instagram @cddftdietitians
If you have recently used the Nutrition & Dietetic service
please tell us about your experience using the Friends and Family Test. We use your feedback
to recognise the good or to help make improvements where
The Friends and Family Test (FFT) is an important
feedback tool that supports the fundamental principle that people
who use NHS services should have the opportunity to provide
feedback on their experience. Listening to the views of patients
and staff helps identify what is working well, what can be improved
and how. We really appreciate your feedback.
For further information on referring to the dietitian
Central Appointment email: email@example.com
Central Appointment telephone: 01388 455 200