Francesca

Nutritional Wellbeing Consultant

Francesca graduated with a Bachelor of Science with Honours Degree in Dietetics in 1998. She previously practiced as a registered dietitian and is a professional member of the British Dietetic Association (BDA). Francesca is also a member of the Association for the Study of Obesity and Dietitians in Obesity Management UK which is a specialist group of the BDA.

Francesca has experience working as part of multidisciplinary team and has provided her services in both NHS and commercial settings.

Francesca has professional knowledge and experience to assess nutritional needs and to recommend appropriate dietary treatment. She is trained to optimise nutritional status, help with recovery from illness, control symptoms and improve well being. Francesca uses the most up to date public health and scientific research on food, health and disease, which she then translates into practical guidance to enable people to make appropriate lifestyle and food choices. Francesca is interested in many areas of dietetics in particular weight management. She has developed a successful weight management group for an NHS Trust. She has written regional guidelines in nutrition support and trained medical and other health care professionals in the NHS.