Outpatient Nutrition Counseling

The Outpatient Nutrition Counseling Department provides diet assessment and/or counseling for the child/adolescent and family. 

Appropriate referrals to this department include:

  • Patients who need weight control (for under- or overweight)
  • Nutrient intake analysis
  • Specific therapeutic diet
  • Age-appropriate feeding guidelines

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Our Staff

Sharon Strohm, MBA, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Staff
Cindy Miller, RD, LDN
Barbara Horne, RD, LDN
Ann Meyers, MS, RD, LDN

Referral Requirements

Referrals are required from primary care physicians and other Children’s Hospital specialty services. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician.

All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient’s visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number listed.


  • Nutrition Counseling

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224