Linda is a Registered Dietitian, Licensed Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator with 20 years experience in the field of nutrition. During her years of practice, she has provided Medical Nutrition Therapy counseling to people in both inpatient and outpatient settings, using nutrition education to help them improve their health.
Linda specializes in healthy weight loss and Diabetes. Through her ongoing work at Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s Center for Weight Loss Surgery, she has developed an expertise in nutrition counseling for the overweight, obese and morbidly obese populations which includes advanced experience in nutrition for Bariatric Surgery. She is skilled in effectively communicating nutrition information to clients in a way that is easy for them to understand and apply to their daily lives.
Linda also has years of experience working with teens and adults interested in improving their level of health and fitness. She teaches the importance of fueling their bodies properly in order to achieve optimal results and counsels them on reaching and maintaining a healthy weight through diet and exercise.
As a busy mom of 2 teenage children, Linda knows firsthand the challenges of fitting healthy eating into a hectic schedule. She uses this real-world experience, together with her in-depth knowledge of nutrition to help adults, children and families alike incorporate healthy dietary habits into their daily lives.
She is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Massachusetts Dietetic Association and American Association of Diabetes Educators, as well as the Nutrition Entrepreneurs in Private Practice, Weight Management and Bariatric Dietitians dietetic practice groups.
She holds a Masters degree in Clinical Dietetics from Boston University and further specialized by becoming credentialed as a Certified Diabetes Educator.
Linda is licensed in the state of Massachusetts to provide nutrition counseling. She services clients in Boston’s north shore area, in her Danvers office.