Nutrition

If you are a patient that requires nutritional guidance then the SouthernGastroGroup Nutrition Service can help. We are a team comprising of two qualified, experienced NHS Dietitians and a Consultant Gastroenterologist with a special interest in Clinical Nutrition.

We offer outpatient consultations to:
Provide dietary advice on a range of medical conditions
Assess the nutritional needs of patients with weight loss
Assess and advise patients with nutritional deficiencies
Provide a nutritional plan pre- and post-operatively


Bethan Jenkins - Registered Dietitian

Bethan is a Senior Dietitian currently working at Queen Alexandra Hospital having qualified from the University of Surrey. She has a background in general dietetics and has developed special interests in nutritional support, nutrition in critical care and gastroenterology.


Jilla Ferguson - Registered Dietitian
Jilla is a Senior Community Dietitian for Portsmouth Hospitals Trust having qualified from the University of Surrey. She has considerable experience in general dietetics with special interests in upper and lower GI surgery, oncology and gastroenterology.


Dr Tim Trebble - Consultant Gastroenterologist
Tim is a Consultant Gastroenterologist with a special interest in Clinical Nutrition. He trained at the Institute of Human Nutrition, Southampton, where he established a research interest in nutritional supplements in disease. Tim has extensive clinical experience in managing nutritional disorders and nutritional support, and leads Portsmouth Hospitals’ Clinical Nutrition team.

Currently we accept patient referrals via their GP
These can be made to our team by email, phone or letter

Dietetic consultations are covered by most major medical insurance providers but conditions may apply.
If you have medical insurance please confirm pre-authorisation prior to your appointment.

 
Southern Gastro Group: Specialists in Gastroenterology