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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi


  • The Department of Dietetics at AIIMS was established in the  year 1959.
  • Diet is an important & integral part of curative & prevention health care management.
  • Dietary services at AIIMS is the first public sector hospital to obtain Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) license.
  • Dietary services are digitalized through the E-Hospital software.
  • Dietary Services in AIIMS Hospital involves three distinct categories :
    • Medical Nutrition Therapy
    • Food Service Management
    • Teaching, Training & Research







  • To provide  exemplary medical nutrition therapy and hospital food services for patients. 
  • To provide healthy, hygienic, therapeutic diet to help patients to recover  fast.


Role of Dietary Services

  • To maintain good nutritional status of all patients.
  • To educate patients about how diet plays a major role in the treatment of various diseases.
  • To modify the daily diet pattern of patients to meet their requirement during various diseased condition.
  • To correct deficiencies especially in patients with prolonged hospital stay like cancer patients and critical care unit patients.
  • Diet therapy in most instances is not a remedy in itself but is a measure which supplements or makes the medical or surgical treatment more effective.
  • To take care of dietary needs of Indoor General ward & Private ward patients every day. There are various kinds of diet being sent to the patients based on Nutritional screening and Nutritional assessment done by the Dieticians.








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All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110029

Board Number : +91-11-26588500 / 26588700

Fax : +91-11-26588663 / 26588641

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