Teresa Day

Dietitian

Over 30 years experience

About me

I have over 35 years’ experience as a dietitian and am highly skilled in supporting people with cancer from diagnosis, through treatment and beyond. I have worked in cancer centres, a hospice and in supporting people at home.
My approach is firmly based on current evidence and best practice in the field of nutrition and cancer. I take a sensitive, practical and holistic approach to meeting your individual nutritional needs and concerns.

Services I Offer:

  • Pre-treatment plan, a thorough nutritional assessment and dietary plan to help you prepare for upcoming treatment.
  • Nutritional support during treatment, advice to help you manage the impact of chemotherapy, radiotherapy or surgery on your diet and digestion.
  • Recovery plan, a thorough nutritional assessment and dietary plan to help you recover effectively from treatment and manage any long-term consequences you may still be experiencing.
  • Weight loss programme, a programme to help reduce body weight, recover effectively from treatment and lower the risk of diabetes and heart disease.
  • Weight gain programme, a high protein, high energy dietary plan and approach for managing any side-effects which may be impacting your appetite and intake.
Education, Qualtifications and Experience
  • BSc Nutrition with Biology
  • MSc Applied Health Studies (Palliative care)
  • I have also lectured to health care professionals and MSc students on the role of nutrition in managing cancer , and in the metabolic response to disease
Languages I Speak

English

Professional Memberships
  • Health and Care Professions Council - registration number DT03900
  • Member of British Dietetic Association
  • Member of British Dietetic Association Oncology Specialist group
Services & Prices

Follow-up consultation £60.00

A check-in session following your initial appointment with your dietitian.

30 min

Initial consultation £120.00

A one-to-one session with a Specialist Oncology Dietitian. After this initial consultation where we gain an understanding of your needs and goals, the Dietitian may recommend a course of sessions.

60 min