Melissa completed her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition at Acadia University, in Wolfville NS and continued on to complete her dietetic internship in NS as well. Having a strong interest and background in Diabetes Education, she pursued and achieved her Certified Diabetes Educator designation in 2012 and has vast experience in diabetes and its co-morbidities (hypertension, dyslipidemia, renal disease, weight management) as well gastrointestinal disorders, including IBS and the FODMAPs diet. She will help you to set small goals to achieve your larger nutrition goals, and will never take away your favourite foods!
Melissa also has a keen interest in pediatric and pre/post natal nutrition, as well as sports nutrition, being an avid endurance runner and cyclist. Given this, Melissa strongly believes in a balance of good nutrition, eating whole foods and keeping your body active to achieve optimal health and quality of life.
Melissa is based at our Bloor West location only.