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Northwestern Medical Group Nutritional Services at Lake Forest Hospital

In Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital McGaw Medical Building


The experienced Northwestern Medicine team helps each patient set goals to achieve an active and healthy lifestyle.

Parking and Transportation

The hospital Main Entrance is located at 1000 North Westmoreland Road. Both valet and self-parking options are available in Parking Lots 1 and 2.

Patient parking for the Bays and McGaw medical office buildings is located just east of the McGaw Medical Building. Patients and visitors can also park in a new lot adjacent to the 700 building.

As always, patients and visitors to the medical office buildings are encouraged to take advantage of our complimentary valet service, located at the main hospital and the main entrances of the Bays (900) and the McGaw (800) Medical Buildings.

Valet parking is complimentary and available during these hours:

  • 900 Building Entrance: 7:30 am–5:00 pm
  • 800 Building Entrance: 7:30 am–5:00 pm
  • Hospital Main Entrance: 5:30 am–5:00 pm


Our team provides Nutrition Counseling, known as Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) for the following services, but not limited to:

  • Weight loss/management
  • Underweight/malnutrition (weight gain)
  • Diabetes/pre-diabetes lifestyle intervention
  • Cardiovascular/pulmonary disease
  • Oncology*
  • Renal
  • GI Disorders
  • Food allergies and sensitivities
  • Pediatrics
  • Eating disorders
  • Nutrition support (Enteral and Parenteral)
  • Mediterranean/anti-inflammatory
  • Sports nutrition

*If you are a patient receiving services at our Lake Forest Hospital Cancer Center, please make an appointment with the Oncology Outpatient Dietitian.

Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine is proud to have five hospitals ranked among “America’s Best” by U.S. News & World Report for 2023-24. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the only Illinois hospital on the national Honor Roll for 12 straight years, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.