Referring Providers

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Our compassionate GI nutrition experts provide outstanding personalized care. Call 310-825-2631 to connect with a specialist.

How to Refer a Patient

UCLA Physicians

1. Log on to Care Connect
2. Refer to: Medical Nutrition Therapy
3. Type in: Nancee Jaffe (for Westwood location), Natalie Manitius (for Santa Monica location), Kelly McNulty (for North Hollywood or Westwood location), Janelle Smith (for Torrance location)

Non-UCLA Physicians


Diseases we counsel

Our dietitians see patients with a wide array of digestive conditions

  • Accessory digestive organ and gastrointestinal resections
  • Celiac disease / wheat sensitivity
  • Chronic constipation
  • Colorectal cancer / small bowel syndrome / ostomies
  • Diarrhea
  • Eating disorders in GI disorders
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Food allergies / intolerance
  • Functional gut disorders
  • Gas and bloating
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver disorders
  • Scleroderma with gastrointestinal involvement
  • Small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO)

Non-digestive conditions also worked with:

  • Cancers affecting GI tract
  • Gallbladder disorders/cholecystectomy
  • Pancreatic disorders