Olivera Schmeelk

Olivera Schmeelk

RDN, CDN, LDN
4.82
(33)

Specialties

  • Healthy aging
  • Diabetes or prediabetes
  • Vegan/vegetarian
  • Heart health
  • General health
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Prediabetes
  • Food allergies
  • Kidney disease
  • Emotional eating
  • Women's health
  • Pre or postnatal nutrition
  • Cancer
  • Gut health
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Crohn’s disease
  • GERD / Acid reflux
  • IBS
  • SIBO
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Menopause
  • PCOS
  • Celiac disease

Minimum patient age

18 years old

Patient reviews

  • My dietitian is brings knowledge is educational and has been a good coach.

    June 21st, 2024
  • No matter what challenges I've faced since my last session, Olivia always has so much compassion but also is always prepared with solutions to help me get back on track

    May 28th, 2024
  • Olivera is very easy to talk with and provides easy to understand information and tips.

    April 16th, 2024

About Olivera

Olivera is a Registered Dietitian, an ACLM Certified Lifestyle Medicine Professional and a Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor. In addition, she completed the Plant-Based Nutrition Program at eCornell Center for Nutrition Studies and a Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Approach to care

Olivera Schmeelk is a Registered Dietitian who leverages her expert knowledge and compassionate, encouraging approach to empower you to develop health-promoting habits by integrating personalized strategies that center around behavioral change while building healthy relationships with food and body. Olivera is passionate about presenting nutrition solutions tailored to your medical needs which includes developing a simple plan for a flexible, balanced eating pattern that includes great tasting food and dining experiences that enrich your life.

Your first session with Olivera

In an initial visit Olivera spends ample time getting to know you! This begins with a thorough nutrition assessment which includes learning about your medical history, nutrition and lifestyle habits, food preferences, health and nutrition goals. From here she will provide nutrition education and collaborate with you to develop action steps to move you forward towards sustainable habits to build a foundation for long-term health. PLEASE NOTE: Appointment availability limited to MONDAYS 6:00pm.

Education

Olivera completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Dietetics at the University of Connecticut.

Hobbies

Olivera's pasttimes include performing with a dance company and playing classical piano. Favorite activities include mountain biking, kayaking, hiking, playing tennis.