CKD Kidney Dietitian Directory

This directory is provided by the National Kidney Foundation Council on Renal Nutrition as a resource to individuals looking for dietitians that treat pre-dialysis chronic kidney disease patients. 

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Early referrals to a Kidney Dietitian can help with:

What is Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT)?

MNT is a key component of CKD education and management. MNT is defined as a nutrition-based treatment provided by a registered dietitian nutritionist. The Dietitian will provide a nutrition assessment, education, and counseling to help preserve and manage your CKD. The KDOQI 2020 guidelines recommend MNT for people with CKD 1-5 non-dialysis. 

Insurance and Coverage Information

For Medicare Part B plans and all Medicare Advantage Plans

For commercial Insurance plans:

Determine your region & find a Kidney Dietitian

Find your state under one of the five regions listed below, then click on the title to view a list of  CKD dietitians located in your region. If there are no dietitians listed in your area, check out the Telehealth dietitian page.  

Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont

Alabama, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Puerto Rico 

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin 

Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas 

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming 

This directory is provided by the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) Council on Renal Nutrition as a resource to individuals seeking dietitians who treat pre-dialysis chronic kidney disease patients. 
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