Stacey Whittle, RD & MNT

Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist & Medical Nutrition Therapist
Stacey Whittle is a registered dietitian, medical nutrition therapist, and certified personal trainer with over 20 years of experience. Driven by her passion for wellness and disease prevention, Stacey helps clients achieve their wellness goals by creating personalized nutrition programs specifically tailored to their individual profiles, including nutrition-related diseases, wellness goals, and lifestyles.

As an expert dietitian/nutritionist, Stacey has been featured in numerous publications including Prevention, Lucky, Runner’s World, and The Women’s Edge Health Enhancement Guide series. Stacey is the co-founder of Healthy by Design Nutrition Specialists. She has been an Adjunct Clinical Instructor of Dietetics and outpatient dietitian at Florida Hospital, consulted for the RDV Sportsplex in Orlando, Florida, and acted as the University of Southern California’s student and hospitality department dietitian.

Stacey received her Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition & Food Science at Syracuse University and completed her training at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. She has also earned additional training and certification in: PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome), Personal Training from the National Council of Strength & Fitness, Therapeutic Lifestyle Certification in First Line Therapy, and has completed CDR Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management.

She is also a member of the following organizations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)- formally known as the American Dietetic Association (ADA)
  • California Dietetic Association (CDA)
  • California Dietetic Association: Los Angeles District (LAD)
  • National Council of Strength & Fitness (NCSF)
  • Sports, Cardio, Wellness Nutrition (ADA)

Stacey’s specialties include:

  • Disease prevention
  • Cardiovascular health and wellness
  • Gastrointestinal health and wellness
  • Geriatric nutrition
  • Food sensitivities/allergies
  • Detoxification
  • Women’s health
  • Weight loss

Stacey has been working in partnership with State of the Heart Fitness for nearly 10 years. Her knowledge, experience, compassion and personality provides the perfect compliment to all the services and programs we offer. Food is medicine and therefore, in order achieve optimal health and your overall fitness/wellness goals, proper nutrition is vital.

In addition to Stacey’s passion for health, nutrition and well-being, she also loves being active and outdoors, as well as travel, reading, photography, music and spending time with her lovely little dogs, Sam & Charlie.

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