Newly formed Private Practice Nutrition Counseling business to provide Medical Nutrition Therapy for chronic disease, obesity, and diabetes. Also Diabetes Self- Management Education and Support for client with Chronic Disease, Diabetes and Obesity.
I am a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Licensed in the State of Georgia since 1996, and a Certified Diabetes Counseling and Education Specialist since 2009. I have worked at Memorial Health since 2003 as an outpatient Dietitian in Diabetes Education, working in Endocrinology with Dr. Ehsanipoor and Dr. De Castro and their clients providing Medical Nutrition Therapy and Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support.
To improve quality of life by providing evidence based nutrition assessment and counseling to clients with chronic disease.
To provide quality nutrition counseling via private practice for people with chronic disease such as diabetes, type 1, type 2, gestational and pre-diabetes, renal disease, heart disease and obesity. To provide increased knowledge and empowerment to clients on how to prevent and manage their chronic disease to improve their quality of life. To provide quality of care and self-management education and continued support to our clients
*Market Analysis and Services
The CDC 2019 National surveillance data reveals 61% population with Chronic Disease including Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Obesity and Chronic Kidney Disease
The Southeast region of Georgia, counties Chatham, Effingham, Bryan and Liberty and South Carolina Jasper and Beaufort counties have 6-16% of diabetes, 48-61% cardiovascular disease per 2017 CDC Statistics Data.
Limited private practice RDN’s available for the population.