Our Registered Dietitians
We are always looking for new dietitians and office staff to join our team!
All of the independent consultants that work here at BDS are Bariatric specialists. Our team is well-versed in nutrition for Bariatrics and the insurance company requirements when weight loss surgery is covered as a benefit. Our dynamic office staff will guide you every step of the way to help get you scheduled, assist with your insurance benefits and answer any questions you may have about the process.
Qualifications of a Registered Dietitian:
A registered dietitian is a food and nutrition expert who has met academic and professional requirements including:
Earned a bachelor’s degree with course work approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). Coursework typically includes food and nutrition sciences, foodservice systems management, business, economics, computer science, sociology, biochemistry, physiology, microbiology and chemistry.
Completed an accredited, supervised practice program at a health-care facility, community agency or foodservice corporation.
Passed a national examination administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Completes continuing professional educational requirements to maintain registration.