Dietetics

Dietetic Clinic

Cardiology Unit, Level 1,

Assunta Hospital

Jalan Templer, 46990 Petaling jaya

Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Opening hours :

Monday – Saturday : 8.30am – 5.00pm

Saturday : 8.30am – 1.00pm

(closed on Sunday & Public Holidays)

Contact Number : +603 7872 3160

Email : dietitian@assunta.com.my

Ms. Stephanie Ng Suat Yean

Dietetic Manager


Qualification :
Master in Nutrition and Dietetics ( Australia)
BSC in Human Nutrition ( New Zealand)
Membership :
Member of Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA).
Stephanie received her credential in dietetics from Australia. She leads the department of Dietetic and Food Services. She is committed in providing optimal nutrition care to patients.

Mr. Chong Jia Jun

Dietitian


Qualification :
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Dietetics with Nutrition, International Medical University (IMU)
Membership :
Member of Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA)
Jia Jun graduated with degree in Bachelor of Science (Hons) Dietetics with Nutrition from International Medical University. He completed his internship training in various hospitals and community settings, covering various cases including diabetes, weight management, oncological, surgical, renal, paediatric etc. He also provides individualized diet advices to clients to achieve their own specific nutrition goals, based on evidence-based medical nutrition therapies.

Ms. Cheng Swea Hong

Dietitian


Qualification :
Bachelor of Dietetics With Honours,
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA), Terengganu
Membership:
Member of Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA)
Swea Hong graduated with First Class Honours in Dietetics from UniSZA, Terengganu. Swea Hong completed her catering and clinical attachment at Hospital Besut, Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Terengganu and University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), covering various medical departments. For instance, diabetes, intensive care unit (ICU), gastroenterology, obesity, oncology, neurology, paediatrics, renal and surgical. After that, she then joined Assunta Hospital as a Clinical Dietitian in 2019 and her main task is to provide dietetic counselling for patients in hospital and assisting in managing a cost effective food production operation to provide high quality meals/snacks to patients along with recommended food safety standards. Swea Hong has always been actively involved with community events by providing dietetic consultation and public health talks to increase public health awareness. Her passion in the area of clinical dietetics and food services has led her to continuously strive to promote the tradition of eat well and live well.

Ms. Phang Tze Ching

Dietitian


Qualification :
Bachelor of Dietetics with Nutrition (Honours),
International Medical University (IMU), KL
Membership :
Tze Ching is graduated with degree in Bachelor of Dietetics with Nutrition from International Medical University (IMU). Tze Ching completed her clinical attachment at Hospital Tuanku Jaa’far Seremban and Hospital Sungai Buloh, food service training at Hospital Kajang, community dietetics internship at Klinik Kesihatan Shah Alam and Vease Nutrition Sdn Bhd respectively. Her ability of performing nutrition care process for inpatients/outpatients involve a multitude of platform including paediatrics, geriatrics, critically ill patients. She collaborates with multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals in providing enteral and parenteral nutrition support for critically ill patients. During the attachment, she actively involved in community events by providing health talks and dietary consultation concerning Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM), diabetes eating during Ramadhan, nutrition for paediatrics and elderly. Furthermore, she is also equipped with the knowledge and skill of food service operation and menu planning for hospital patients with the recommended food safety standards. She hope to transform her love for food and nutrition to something that she gets to help people in need. And she strongly believes that ‘one must seek first to understand, then to be understood’ is the key to make the appropriate nutrition diagnosis and intervention of the patients.

Diet and nutrition play essential roles, ranging from disease prevention to treatment, especially during the recovery stage. Assunta dietitians provide you with a comprehensive nutrition care plan to ensure your nutrition needs are met.

Our Services:

Assunta’s qualified dietitians offer nutrition support to acute or long-term care patients and individualized nutritional counseling to help manage chronic diseases or improve health through weight management and healthy eating.

Our dietitians perform comprehensive assessments on diet and lifestyle and body fat analysis to provide tailor-made advice and plans. Individualized nutritional care plans are implemented and monitored using evidence-based Nutrition Care plans, an essential component of comprehensive healthcare.

 

  

Dietetics Services :

Weight management

Weight loss or gain, eating disorders, weight management before and after bariatric surgery

Medical conditions

Heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes; impaired glucose tolerance, hypertension, high blood cholesterol, kidney disease, swallowing difficulties (Dysphagia), liver disease

Women’s Wellness

Gestational diabetes mellitus, polycystic ovarian syndrome, osteoporosis, pregnancy & lactation, anemia

Infant & Child Nutrition

Childhood obesity, failure to thrive, picky eater, weaning diet, diabetes type 1 and 2, Ketogenic diet

Gastrointestinal disorders

Celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, irritable bowel disease, Crohn’s disease, Diverticulitis/diverticulosis, constipation/diarrhea

Others

General  wellness/healthy diet, warfarin diet, gout, food allergies and intolerances

Our Approach:

  • Assess your health status through weight, height, biochemical values and dietary intake
  • Assess nutritional needs by considering your medical conditions
  • Provide individualized nutrition care plans for your dietary and lifestyle habit
  • Provide evidence-based nutrition information and advice