EatWell Series

Aria's Heart Center can provide
you with preventive care.

Individual Nutritional Counseling

Nutritional assessment and counseling provided by registered dietitians for
general nutrition and a variety of medical concerns requiring nutritional intervention. Some health insurances may cover the cost of nutrition counseling. Accepting pediatric patients age 6 and up. Prompt pay discount offered to clients not covered by insurance for this service.
Fee: Initial 1 hour visit   $92.40
        Follow-up visits 1/2 hour   $46.20
(Some health insurances may cover the cost.)

Create Your Weight
Nine-week weight-management classes for adults encompass nutrition education, physical activity, and behavioral therapy to achieve long-term weight control.

What Makes The Create Your Weight Program Unique?

  • One-To-One Initial Session with a Registered Dietitian
  • Medgem® Indirect Calorimetry test
  • 3-Month Membership to the Wellness Center Gym
  • Supermarket Tour
  • Program Books

Fee:      $325
Dates:  Beginning in June
Place:  Torresdale Campus 
*Requires a minimum number of enrollees. Inital sessions will be held at Torresdale.  Some health insurances may reimburse for a portion of the program fee upon completion of the program.

PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) Nutrition Education Series
Feel comfortable in this group with others that share this common endocrine problem. The bi-monthly meetings will include educational topics on carbohydrate counting, healthy food choices to help manage cholesterol and blood pressures, weight management, benefits of exercise, and recipe tips. Support will be provided by staff members and group members. A one-time, six-week membership to the Fitness Center is included.

Fee: $160 - includes 1 individual session and 5 group sessions
Dates: Call for dates and times
Place: Torresdale Campus
  Minimum of 4 participants required

Medgem Indirect Calorimeter Testing
This service requires a simple breath test to accurately measure your individual energy requirements. Knowing this number will help you with your weight management goals. The fee includes the test with result and brief nutritional guidance. (If client has had no previous nutrition education, this test may be most useful when combined with an individual consultation.)
Fee:         $50

Aria's Heart Center can provide you with preventive care

Nutrition Counseling for Bariatric Surgery
 This service is provided for patients thinking about the lap banding weight loss procedure that is now offered at the Oxford Valley Medical Plaza in Langhorne, PA. Our registered dietitians work with Dr. Luca Giordano, MD to get our patients prepared for weight loss surgery. Participants must register with Dr. Giordano's office at 215-824-4559.
Fee:   Initial 1 hour visit                   $92.40
           Follow-up visits ( 1/2 hour)   $46.20
(Some health insurances may cover the cost)

Quarterly Nutrition Lectures
Join our Registered Dietitians for a one hour lecture every quarter and a variety of topics. During the September lecture, we will be discussing the importance of Calcium & Vitamin D. We will explain what they do in your body, what foods contain them and common misconceptions about fats. Please call 215-612-4863 to register.

Date: Call for dates and times
Fee: $5
Place: Torresdale Campus

Heart Healthy & Diabetes Supermarket Tours
These tours will emphasize label reading for fats: saturated and unsaturated, fiber, soy protein, carbohydrate, and other key ingredients to help you manage your blood sugars, cholesterol, and triglyceride levels. Discover new products and learn how to use food labels and ingredient lists to evaluate and fit specific foods in your diet.

Fee: $20
Date: Call for dates and times

For more information or to enroll, call 215-612-4863