Melissa is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian who has completed a Masters of Dietetics at Monash University. She translates evidenced-based scientific information into individualised, practical advice. She has a caring and supportive nature and is dedicated to creating a tailored diet plan that is right for you and will help you to achieve your goals. 

Melissa works across all aspects of dietetics and has a particular interest in gastrointestinal issues, including IBS, FODMAP, coeliac disease, and food intolerances, as well as plant based nutrition, weight management and heart health. 

Melissa believes that diet plays a role in all areas of health, not just physical, but also emotional, social, intellectual and environmental. She takes all these aspects into account to provide a holistic approach to solving nutrition problems and achieving your health goals. She is passionate about helping people to establish a healthy relationship with food, allowing you to be happy and healthy while reaching your goals. 

Melissa can assist with the following: 

  • Weight management 
  • IBS, including implementation of the low FODMAP diet 
  • Type 2 diabetes / Pre diabetes 
  • High cholesterol & Hypertension 
  • Food allergy & intolerances 
  • Coeliac disease 
  • Plant based nutrition 
  • Nutrient deficiencies 
  • Healthy eating
  • Sports Nutrition 
  • Women’s health – PCOS, endometriosis, pregnancy, fertility. 

In her spare time, Melissa enjoys staying active with running, hiking and swimming. Other interests include cooking and recipe development.  

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