Tara Bowman

Tara Bowman

MS, RDN, LD, CDCES
4.93
(102)

Specialties

  • General health
  • Diabetes or prediabetes
  • Heart health
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Prediabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • High cholesterol
  • Food allergies
  • Liver disease
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • GERD / Acid reflux
  • IBS
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Weight loss medications

Approaches

  • Weight-neutral
  • 🍽️

    Elimination diet
  • 🌱

    Functional medicine
  • 🔍

    Research-focused

Minimum patient age

18 years old

Patient reviews

  • I felt very comfortable with Tara and feel we can work together very well.

    January 3rd, 2024
  • She was very knowledgeable and helpful, she actually sounded like she cares.

    January 3rd, 2024
  • I loved my dietitian. She was easy to talk to and understood what I was saying even when I didn't have the words to describe.

    January 8th, 2024

About Tara

Tara holds credentials as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. With a significant focus on diabetes education and management throughout her career, Tara has developed expertise in understanding the intricate relationship between food and health. Personally influenced by her own health struggles, she channels this experience to deepen her exploration of the impact of nutrition on overall well-being. Passionate about uncovering the transformative potential of food, Tara consistently seeks out new information to expand her knowledge and refine her approach to genuinely nourishing the body.

Approach to care

During your initial appointment with Tara, a significant portion of the session will be dedicated to understanding you comprehensively. Tara will inquire about various aspects, such as your medical history, nutrition background, and specific health goals. By gathering this detailed information, Tara aims to perceive you as a whole person, enabling her to tailor a personalized plan that aligns precisely with your unique needs. This thorough exploration forms the foundation for crafting a plan collaboratively with you to achieve your health objectives.

Your first session with Tara

During your first 1-2 appointments with Tara, she'll focus on understanding you better. Expect questions about your medical history, nutrition background, and goals. Tara believes that by knowing you as a whole person, she can create a personalized plan that addresses your specific needs. It's a collaborative process aimed at tailoring a plan to help you achieve your health goals effectively.

Location

📍 Evergreen , Alabama

Education

Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, Arizona State University--Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine, University of Western States

Hobbies

Cuddling with my two dogs, spending time with my family, cooking