Miss Hasina Aktar
Bsc Honours with State Registration Nutrition and Dietetics
I am a trained and qualified Dietitian with 12 years experience having trained at Kings College London where I gained a BSc Honours in Nutrition and Dietetics with a State Registration (HCPC registered) following my successful training at the Barts Health NHS Trust. I provide tailored dietetic advice for various conditions such as oncology, colorectal, gastroenterology, allergy patients and nutritional deficiencies. I have vast experience in Dietetics, having covered many specialties throughout her career thus able to provide expert and tailored nutritional counselling to meet your specific dietary needs.
I provide tailored dietetic advice for various conditions such as oncology and colorectal surgical patients, requiring nutrition support in the form of oral, enteral or parental nutrition. I regularly reviews renal and cardiac patients and advises on renal diets such as low potassium or low phosphate diets and heart health- primary and secondary prevention as well as diabetes and weight management counselling. I also offer dietary advice for gastroenterology patients including diverticulitis (high fibre diets), low fibre diet or exclusive Modulen diets for Crohns patients and Low FodMaps diet for IBS patients. I will regularly see Coeliac patients to advise on gluten free diets.
I will see patients who may suffer from nutritional deficiencies such as low iron, B12 and Vitamin D. I will often be requested to review patients who have allergies and intolerances such as dairy, egg or soya free diets.
I have also been actively involved in the community taking part in regular Healthy Lifestyle Shows as part of primary preventative measures advising the public on how to achieve a healthy lifestyle through healthy eating education. I have also completed a successful pilot project working for Nutrition and Wellbeing Ltd Company on Healthy Eating for Secondary Schools, as part of her private practice.
I have significant experience in working in ITU- assessing patients who require enteral and parenteral nutrition support. She maintains effective relationships with the Consultants, Nurses, Physiotherapists and Speech Therapists and works well in a multi-disciplinary team (MDT). I have continued to review and assess patients including international patients. I am bilingual which has been particularly useful with international patients.
I maintain and continues to update my knowledge and expertise (CPD) in dietetics through regular workshops, attendance in study days and courses to ensure her services are always of BDA standards.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Miss Hasina Aktar at Spire include:
Spire London East Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Bsc Honours with State Registration / Kings College London / 2007
Bachelor of Science (with honours)
Bsc Honours is a degree given to qualified dietitians
Head Dietitian with over ten years experience of working as a freelance Dietitian in the private sector
I am married with two children who I enjoy and value spending time with outside of my work.