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Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mrs Jane Calow at Spire include:
I work with patients who have had weight-loss (bariatric) surgery at Spire Hospital Leicester. I visit people in hospital after surgery and provide outpatient appointments and telephone or email contacts as required. I also supply detailed dietary information.
My aim is to help patients lose weight and keep the weight off long term, by encouraging them to follow a healthy diet and to develop practical skills for long-term weight management.
I studied Dietetics at Leeds Metropolitan University and have 26 years experience as a Registered Dietitian. I have specialised in Mental Health for 20 years and in Bariatric Surgery for 10 years.
I was awarded an MSc with Distinction in Weight Management in 2010 and am currently studying for a Post-Graduate Certificate in Understanding and Changing Behaviour. I work exclusively with people who are considering or who have had bariatric surgery.
Member of British Dietetic Association
Affiliate member of British Obesity and Metabolic Surgical Society
Senior Associate of the Royal Society of Medicine
Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council
Primary Care Bariatric Dietitian (part time) Leicestershire Partnership Trust. Senior Specialist Dietitian Bariatric Surgery (part time) University Hospitals of Leicester.Back to top
I am married with 2 children. The family are all musical and I have played the clarinet for 40 years. I am currently enjoying learning a new instrument, the saxophone, and working on my Grade 6 at the time of writing.Back to top