paediatric dietitian melbourne

Experienced paediatric dietitian you can trust

Our paediatric dietitians support children and their families where nutrition and special diets can help with allergies, fussy eating and more.

From babies through to adolescents, our paediatric dietitians can provide holistic assessments and advice on mealtime routines that suit your family.

We specialise in the following areas

Our paediatric dietitian

Colleen Oliver paediatric dietitian

Colleen Oliver

Colleen Oliver is a paediatric dietitian with extensive experience working with infants and young children to manage growth and nutritional issues.

She has a particular interest in feeding and growth issues related to prematurity including growth faltering and introduction of solids as well as food refusal, nutrition support for chronic medical conditions and transitioning from tube to oral feeding.

Colleen completed her Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics at Deakin University in 1999 and has since worked across a variety of paediatric specialties at Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital, the Sydney Children’s Hospital and the Sheffield Childrens Hospital in the UK. In addition to her role at Fairfield Paediatrics, Colleen currently works as a neonatal dietitian in the Neonatal and Special Care Unit at the Royal Women’s Hospital.

FAQs

Yes, Children who have plans that are self-managed or plan managed can use their NDIS funds.

No. If a GP or paediatrician has made a referral this will be helpful to bring along but our paediatric dietitians can see you without a referral.

Our paediatric dietitians see patients from birth to 18 years old.

Yes. If you require a Telehealth appointment, please mention it in our contact form.

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