Dietitian

Chantelle Grundy is our full time Accredited practicing dietitian who has been working with us here at the Broken Hill GP Super Clinic for the past three and a half years.

Chantelle has worked in both rural and metropolitan regions and has 7 years experience in the field.

She welcomes referrals of the following types of patients including:

  • Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes)
  • Clients with disordered eating
  • Patients with allergies
  • Intolerances to food
  • Paediatric dietetics
  • Malnutrition
  • Gastrointestinal disorders, including irritable bowel syndrome, coeliac disease, crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis.
  • Heart Disease / Blood Pressure / Cholesterol management
  • Patients with Cancer
  • Clients interested in losing weight
  • Palliative care patients

Chantelle also completed her graduate certificate in diabetes education and is happy to discuss general diabetes management with clients such as:

  • Initial diagnosis of diabetes or Impaired Glucose Tolerance / Impaired fasting glycaemia / Borderline diabetes
  • Help clients understand diabetes and make informed lifestyle and treatment choices
  • Help with monitoring and interpreting their blood glucose patterns
  • Helping achieve glycaemic targets or desired clinical goals
  • Provide education regarding self-care knowledge, skills or confidence
  • Provide education around episodes of hypoglycaemia

Referral pathways:

  • Private referrals – Initial consult fee $60 – Review $55
  • EPC referrals (Enhanced Primary Care Plan)
  • DVA referrals
  • Weight management clinics – no referral required; this is a bulk-billed service.
  • Rev up diabetes group – a referral from your GP is required