With extensive experience as the Dietitian Patient Navigator at the Island Health Bariatric Surgery program, Carla is well-versed in the critical role nutrition plays in the success of bariatric (metabolic) surgery. Her role involves educating patients both before and after their surgical procedures. She comprehends the significance of effectively managing one’s diet to optimize surgical outcomes.
Carla’s bariatric nutrition counseling is tailored to each patient’s unique medical requirements and nutritional objectives. It encompasses personalized dietary guidance and recommendations for supplements. Additionally, she provides invaluable support for individuals seeking to break old eating habits and address emotional eating patterns.
By seeking Carla’s guidance, patients embarking on their bariatric journey can do so with confidence. They can rest assured that they will be equipped with the knowledge, tools, and ongoing support necessary to achieve their best possible surgical outcomes. Don’t hesitate to schedule a diet consultation with Carla today to take a proactive step toward a healthier future.