CBCI and Presbyterian/St. Luke's Cancer Care Nutrition Team provides comprehensive nutrition care throughout your journey. We are available for pre-treatment consultation to maximize your nutritional status prior to therapy. Our team also provides inpatient and outpatient support and consultation during treatment and post-treatment to maximize your recovery. Each member of our nutrition team has a special interest in oncology and a nutrition subspecialty that provides an expert nutrition knowledge base related to cancer, blood disorders, autoimmune disorders and stem cell transplantation. You will meet with a dietician within the first week of your admission to provide nutrition goals and advice. We are here to help you reach your goals and speed your recovery.
CBCI Nutrition Team
Nicole Bollinger, RDN, CNSC is an oncology/BMT dietitian and joined the CBCI team in 2021. She’s been a Registered Dietitian since 2016 and a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician since 2020. She has worked in long-term care, acute care, critical care/ICU, and now oncology/BMT. The oncology/BMT setting allows her to combine all of the skills learned from her past roles and apply them with her patients daily. Nicole loves connecting with her patients and supporting them throughout the treatment process. Nicole loves the outdoors almost as much as she loves being a dietitian. On her days off, you can catch her skiing, hiking, rock climbing, camping, rafting, biking, etc. etc. etc.
Denise Kiklis RD, CNSC is an oncology/BMT dietitian and has been a member of the CBCI team since 2012. She has worked as an inpatient oncology and critical care dietitian in New York, New Mexico and Colorado. Denise loves interacting with patients and supporting patients while they receive cancer treatment and works in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. She has been a Registered Dietitian since 1985 and a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician since 2012.
Stephanie Wiese, RD is an oncology/BMT dietitian and has been a member of the CBCI team since 2019. Her previous career was in banking, which she left in 2016 to pursue her passion for nutrition and become a Registered Dietitian. Stephanie loves being part of her patients' journeys and feels strongly that nutrition plays a major role during both treatment and transplant.
Project Angel Heart: Project Angel Heart delivers delicious, medically tailored meals to your home, at no cost to you.
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Once you select the filters that best apply to you, a list of programs and resources you may be eligible for will appear. Be sure to click “Learn More” to find specifics on each resource, such as eligibility requirements and how to apply.