Dietetics and Nutrition appointments and referrals

Dietitians working at the Trust see patients who are in hospital (inpatients) and patients in the community (outpatients).

Hospital service


In hospital clinical need and therefore the number of contacts and time with your dietitian will vary.

Location of service

The service is provided to adult inpatients at Conquest Hospital and Eastbourne DGH. Services for children are provided via Kipling ward at Conquest Hospital and Friston day ward at Eastbourne DGH.

Community service

Cancelling or changing your appointment

If you need to change or cancel your appointment for any reason, please contact us as soon as possible:

  • For appointments made through Central Bookings (Specialist Gastroenterology clinic only), call 0300 131 4500 Ext: 148044.
  • For all other appointments, please contact the department directly

If you fail to attend your appointment without informing us first, you will be discharged from our service and the referrer informed.

Locations of service

We offer certain clinics for adults in:

  • Hastings, Rye and Bexhill area
  • Eastbourne area, including Hailsham

Clinics for children are provided in:

  • Eastbourne
  • Hastings and Bexhill

For information about Dietetics in Crowborough, Havens, Lewes and Uckfield visit the Sussex Community Trust website