Heidi Smith

Heidi Smith

MS, RD, LDN, CDCES, BC-ADM
4.90
(85)

Specialties

  • Diabetes or prediabetes
  • General health
  • Healthy aging
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Prediabetes
  • PCOS
  • Autoimmune disease
  • Heart health
  • Help losing weight
  • Help gaining weight
  • Bariatric surgery
  • High blood pressure
  • Celiac disease
  • High cholesterol

Approaches

  • Weight-neutral
  • 🧍

    Personalized macros
  • 🤝

    Accountability

Minimum patient age

18 years old

Patient reviews

  • Heidi was very friendly, caring, and professional. She gave me the time to express myself and explain my feelings and struggles with my situation. She listened, and I felt comfortable with her.

    March 12th, 2024
  • I am given all the right tools and guidance for my journey.

    February 8th, 2024
  • Heidi was amazing. She was patient, personable, knowledgeable and very informative about the issues that I've had with diet.

    February 10th, 2024

About Heidi

Heidi is a Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator. She has advanced training and certifications in the field of diabetes. She is an Insulin pump trainer for: Omnipod 5, Tandem TSlim X-2, Tandem Mobi, & Beta Bionic Ilet insulin pump. She is also a certified trainer for the CeQur Insulin patch. Therefore, she can help with managing patients on insulin pump therapy and Multiple daily injections. Although, Heidi's expertise lie in Diabetes Management she is extremely passionate about helping ALL individuals develop healthy and sustainable nutrition habits for their everyday. She is an empathetic provider that has a diverse background with experience working with diverse populations.

Approach to care

My nutrition counseling approach is to provide patient-centered care in which I give my patients the autonomy to set their S-M-A-R-T goals utilizing motivational interviewing. My philosophy is to provide sustainable nutrition for my clients ensuring food is accessible, affordable and inclusive to their unique culture.

Your first session with Heidi

Heidi will take time to get know you. She will ask open-ended questions in order to get a good understanding as of: your goals, current lifestyle, likes/dislikes as well as any food intolerances/allergies. She will take time getting to know you as a person in order to set you up for a successful health journey.

Location

📍 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Education

Masters in Clinical Nutrition

Hobbies

hiking, camping, yoga, running,