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Nutrition and Registered Dietitian

Our Registered Dietitian and board certified nutrition experts counsel adults, children, and adolescents in order to help them achieve a healthy lifestyle tailored to their individual health goals and objectives.

Areas of Expertise

  • Weight loss
  • Eating disorders
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Diabetes, including gestational diabetes
  • Other special nutritional needs

Customized Nutrition Program Includes

  • Personal goals and objectives that fit each individual’s lifestyle
  • A “jump start” meal plan designed for fast weight loss results and increased motivation
  • Identification of internal and external factors that are affecting weight loss efforts
  • A low-glycemic food plan (if meal replacements are utilized)
  • Diet recommendations based on the most up-to-date scientific research
  • Ongoing patient education and information surrounding nutrition topics like macronutrients
  • Regular visits with Westmed dietitian involving diet plan review, weight loss assessment, addressing hunger/cravings and any areas of difficulty (i.e. social events, traveling, stress, dining, grocery shopping, preparing healthy meals, etc.)
  • Nutritional support for the bariatric program