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I have 20+ years experience as a dietitian in the NHS. I have covered many clinical areas and confident to advise on most adult medical conditions. My specialist area is nephrology (renal) and have been involved with all areas for the past 15 years. Currently I see haemodialysis and predialysis/nephrology patients and am responsible for the nutrition of about 400 patients.
10 years ago I entered the freelance sector I have a weekly clinic at the Fleet Street Clinic, this has allowed me to broaden my knowledge in other areas of dietetics such as PCOS, IBS, weight management etc. As part of this I have been involved with corporate work.
I have taken part in an interview for the BBC on diet and weight management.
I have been involved in a research project on weight management.
I have advised on nutrition information for a large drinks manufacturer.
I have had weekly sessions at a mental illness hospital for males educating on healthy nutrition, weight management and diabetes.
I have given lectures and workshops to children in primary and secondary schools on healthy nutrition.
Areas of interest
Adults over 18 years only
Renal / Kidney disease / failure
Polycystic Ovarian syndrome PCOS
Irritable Bowel syndrome (IBS) and low FODMAP diets
Inflammatory bowel disease
Heartburn / Reflux
Heart disease; hypercholesterolaemia
Mental illness (NOT eating disorders)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Band 7 highly specialist Renal dietitian
Practical healthy eating for everyone
March 2003 SHS award for development of a training pack for nurses in nutrition
April 2012 won the British Dietetic Association Elizabeth Washington award for an online F1 doctors nutrition training modules.
December 2012 won an award for dedicated patient care at Imperial College Healthcare NHS trust.
January 2013 won the Star awards, Full Monty award at Cambian Healthcare for dietetic service.
October 2017 Won award for excellent patient care at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Menopause matters magazine and website
BBC interview on slimming pills
letter to Am J dietetics on Short bowel syndrome
3 page interview in nowwow magazine on diet and health
Chapter contribution in the multicultural nutrition handbook
Manual of Dietetic practice
Courses offered to GPs
Happy to liaise with GPs about all adult nutritional issues (not eating disorders)
Most people tell me I have been helpful with the dietary advice given.
Most people lose weight with advice given.
- BSc Nutrition Kings College London 1994
- Post graduate diploma in dietetics Kings College London 1995
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Associate Fellow of Higher Education Academy Imperial College London 2017
Affiliations / memberships
British Dietetic Association
Health and Social Care Professions council
- Fleet Street Clinic 29 Fleet Street LONDON...
- 09:00 - 15:00
- 020 7353 5678
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.