Priya is an award winning, experienced registered Dietitian and nutrition professional with a degree in Nutritional Sciences and a Masters in Dietetics. She is registered with the Health Professions Council and the British Dietetic Association. With wide ranging experience both within the NHS and as a freelance dietitian Priya offers an inventive and fresh approach to nutrition.
Winner of the British Dietetic Association’s Media Spokesperson of the Year and an SBS award from Theo Paphitis.
Priya is a specialist in eating disorders and offers intensive, expert support to clients with anorexia, bullimia, binge eating disorder and other forms of disordered eating. She also specialises in food intolerances, IBS, pregnancy, weaning, chronic fatigue and healthy eating. Individual consultations are available in Priya’s home consultation room, Southampton or via Skype. Priya also works on a sessional basis for Marchwood Priory Hospital, providing eating disorder support for patients and advice to the staffing team.
Article writing, project work, media expertise, recipe analysis and more can all be expertly provided. With an extensive and impressive freelance career Dietitian UK is sure to be able to help you. Dietitian UK enjoys working with companies offering innovative ideas, past clients include Phillips Avent, Glaxo-SmithKline, CCD Health Care, Tesco, National Slimming Centres, Ceereal and the British Dietetic Association. Product development and menu design as well as literature for your business are expertly worked on. If you need recipe analysis, Priya can provide this and has conducted the analysis for a range of BBC food magazines as well as for the TV show Operation Hospital Food.
Currently Priya is the dietitian for Frylight and this year has worked with Giraffe on their menus, with the BBC advising on Eat Well for Less and as a regular contributor for NHD Magazine.
Priya is available for talks and media appearances and her passionate nature is sure to draw a crowd. She has both on the screen and behind the screen experience.
Honoured for her Media Work by the British Dietetic Association, it is clear that Priya has impressive media skills. She is noted for her good radio voice and the way she comes across on the screen. Her ability to translate complex scientific principles into bite size messages makes her a regular contact for journalists. Previous work includes articles for magazines such as Closer, Glamour, Good HouseKeeping, Slim at Home, FitPro and Dietetics Today. and quotes for media use – see the articles section. She is regularly quoted in the press. Her on screen appearances include BBC News, Sky News, Embarassing bodies, Food Truth or Scare and Good Enough to Eat.
Priya is also a Pilates teacher running a thriving Pilates studio in Southampton and has her very own range of DVDs. Priya has also worked closely with the English National Ballet and with Olympic athletes She loves combining her 2 passions of fitness and nutrition and is often found working out in the kitchen creating new recipes or working out in the studio with the children helping out.