Welcome to Nutrition Health and Wellbeing

We are a group of dietitians appropriately experienced and qualified deliver dietary advice using Nutritional Medical Therapy to help people with everyday healthy eating and practical strategies to manage health conditions and nutrition related diseases.
If you have been referred by your GP please complete enquiry form or call 1800 313 800.
Our mission is to ultimately help improve our client’s quality of life so when they leave our consultation they are feeling empowered and good about themselves. We work with our clients to understand their core underlying issues, working together to change their mindset.

Meet the Team

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Leeanne Azzopardi

Founder of Nutrition Health & Wellbeing

Leeanne Azzopardi provides a customised and integrated counselling approach to promote general good health and manage a range of more specific nutrition-related issues. Having completed a Bachelors Degree in Nutrition & Dietetics and a Bachelors Degree in Food Science and Nutrition, Leeanne combines dual qualifications with great skill garnered from her experience in clinical, community health and private practice, to translate the latest nutritional information into meaningful personalised nutrition interventions to assist and empower her patients to obtain long term results and improve their health and wellbeing. Leeanne believes in her non dieting approach to health and nutrition, having a special interest Women’s Health & Fertility, Weight management, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and Gastrointestinal health. Leeanne plays cricket for her local community, enjoys fitness, travelling to new places, experiencing new culture, trying new restaurants, being creative in the kitchen and enjoying a chat with friends over wine.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics
• Bachelor of Food Science and Nutrition Health & Wellbeing
• Science of Weight Management Certificate
• Optifast Accredited Dietitian
• Advanced Certificate of Weight Management
• Sports Nutrition Certificate
• DAFNE (Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating ) – Diabetes Australia
• Better Health Self Management Training
• Nutrition Therapy for Fertility and Pregnancy
• Medical Nutrition Therapy in Bariatric Surgery

Private Booking With Leeanne (Dietitian Consult) - New Appointment
Private Booking With Leeanne (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Brooke Mallia

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Brooke has a keen interest in paediatric nutrition, diabetes, weight management and gastrointestinal issues, including irritable bowel syndrome, fructose malabsorption and coeliac disease. Brooke is passionate about working with clients to assist them with a return to good health and wellbeing through customised nutrition solutions.<br /> As a former state volleyball player, Brooke understands the importance and benefits of exercise and maintaining a fit and healthy lifestyle. As a mother of three Brooke also enjoys playing cricket, swimming and tennis with her children.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Applied Science (Health Promotion)
• Advanced Diploma of Business (Public Relations)
• Graduate Certificate of Human Nutrition
• Masters Degree in Dietetics

Private Booking With Brooke (Dietitian Consult) - New Appointment
Private Booking With Brooke (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Georgia Hexter

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Georgia is committed to empowering and inspiring her clients to improve their health and wellbeing through sustainable nutrition and lifestyle changes. Georgia’s skills lie in building the confidence and ability of her clients to best promote and support their health. Georgia is committed to providing evidence-based nutrition advice to her clients and works closely with her clients to set and attain realistic and achievable nutrition goals, and is passionate about guiding and motivating people to make life long changes in order to improve their health and wellbeing. Georgia works closely with clients to ensure a thorough understanding of her clients’ needs and experiences, and provides personalized nutrition advice that is tailored to each individual’s health, wellbeing and lifestyle.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Science
• Masters degree in Dietetics at Deakin University

Private Booking With Georgia (Dietitian Consult) - New Appointment
Private Booking With Georgia (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Gillian Cameron

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Gillian is passionate about providing evidenced based practice which is specifically tailored to each of her clients. Her interests include diabetes, weight management, cardiovascular health, paediatrics nutrition, vegetarian and vegan nutrition and upper and lower gastrointestinal disorders. Gillian believes the best way to achieve optimal nutrition is through promoting nutrition literacy, mindfulness during meal times and providing a holistic approach. She believes that empowering her clients and providing them with the knowledge, they can make sustainable changes long term. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, being active with her dog, being with friends and family and enjoys trying new cafes around Melbourne.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Science
• Masters of Dietetics at Deakin University

Private Booking With Gillian (Dietitian Consult) - New Appointment
Private Booking With Gillian (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Maree Chaumon

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Maree is passionate about supporting and empowering individuals to improve their food choices and overall health and wellbeing through providing client-centred evidence-based education and developing customised nutrition plans. Her key areas of interest include but are not limited to chronic disease management (diabetes, cardiovascular health, weight management), gastrointestinal health and the non-diet approach. Maree understands the importance of providing care that is client-centred and incorporates a holistic approach to health to allow others to make sustainable life choices and achieve their individual goals.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Applied Science
• Masters of Dietetic Practice from La Trobe University

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Private Booking With Maree (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Laura Arrowsmith

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Laura is passionate about empowering individuals to achieve overall health and wellbeing, providing nutritional advice that is tailored to the individual, resulting in sustainable and lifelong changes consistent with optimal nutritional health. Laura believes that good nutrition can be achieved through healthy eating practices that incorporate a varied and balanced diet that is both nourishing and appealing. Laura provides a holistic approach, working together with clients to achieve personalised nutritional goals, ensuring dietary advice is evidence based and meal plans are budget friendly, nutritious and enjoyable. Her main areas of interest are diabetes, cardiovascular health, gastrointestinal issues, paediatric nutrition, maternal health/pregnancy and breastfeeding, and aged care. Laura enjoys spending time with family and reading and keeping up to date with nutritional research. Laura is also a qualified chef and mother of two, and enjoys experimenting in the kitchen and creating delicious, nutritious recipes to share with her clients, family, and friends.

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Rachel D’Arcy

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

As a dietitian, Rachel is passionate about fostering the relationship between nutrition, health and the pleasure of eating. She understands the importance of translating evidenced-based information into tailored advice so her clients can make sustainable and meaningful lifestyle choices. Her main areas of interest include diabetes management, allergy/intolerance and gut health including inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac disease and irritable bowel syndrome. Her passions extend out of the office and into the kitchen where she enjoys cooking up a storm! She loves going for runs and keeps her mind in tip-top shape spending plenty of time relaxing with a good book.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Health Science
• Master’s of Dietetic Practice from La Trobe University

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Private Booking With Rachel (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Sophie L' Estrange

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Sophie’s attitude to nutrition care is client and family centred. She is passionate about<br /> providing a holistic approach to nutrition and endeavours to translate evidence-based research into practical advice for her clients to achieve their personal goals. She is positive,<br /> compassionate and diligent about her work. Her main areas of interest include paediatric nutrition, the FODMAP Diet for Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Coeliac Disease, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes and weight management. Sophie has previously worked as a Community Paediatric Dietitian in Auckland, New Zealand, where she worked closely with children with complex health needs, aged 0 to 21 years old and their families. Outside of work Sophie leads a very active and dynamic lifestyle surrounded by family and friends. The kitchen is her happy place and she loves going on outdoor adventures, reading, volunteering for the Red Cross and having a laugh!

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Nutrition Science
• Masters of Health Science, Nutrition and Dietetics at University of Auckland
• Royal Children’s Hospital of Melbourne Paediatric Nutrition Course
• FODMAP Training Course for Dietitians with Monash University

Private Booking With Sophie (Dietitian Consult) - New Appointment
Private Booking With Sophie (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Wendy Yeung

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Wendy has a strong passion for assisting individuals to achieve their nutrition-related goals – no matter how big or small. She aims to empower individuals to make better dietary changes to support long-term health and wellbeing. She provides evidence-based nutrition advice that is tailored and individualised for each patient’s goals. Her areas of interest include chronic disease management (cardiovascular health, diabetes and weight management), gastrointestinal disorders, vegetarian and vegan nutrition, malnutrition and vitamin/mineral deficiencies. Outside of work, Wendy enjoys watching tennis, travelling, trying new cuisines and watching Netflix (she is a big fan of horror movies and true crime documentaries). She also enjoys learning new languages and is currently studying the Korean language in her spare time. Languages Spoken: English and Mandarin.

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Fizza Ishtiaq

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Fizza is a passionate practitioner and shows genuine care toward her patients. She believes that the root of good health comes from nutrition. She is passionate about promoting health and nutrition literacy, helping others achieve and sustain a flexible and mindful healthy lifestyle. She exhibits excellent cultural competency. She translates the latest evidence-based nutrition research into meaningful personalised nutrition interventions to assist and empower her patients to obtain long term results and improve their health and wellbeing. Fizza provides a customised and integrated counselling approach to manage a range of specific conditions such as Diabetes, Gastrointestinal health, Cardiovascular health, Oncology, Weight management, Sports Performance, Women's Health and fertility. In her spare time, Fizza enjoys trying new restaurants, travelling, being creative in the kitchen, and reading up on the latest health and nutrition information.

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Felicity Grainger

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Felicity is passionate about empowering her clients to improve their overall health and wellbeing through providing individually tailored nutritional advice that encourages clients to make healthy lifestyle changes that are sustainable long term, leading to an overall happy and healthy life. Felicity is a lover of food and practices with a food first approach believing food is more than just nutritional goodness but that food should also be affordable, flexible and most importantly enjoyable. Felicity provides a holistic approach working closely with her clients to achieve their goals through increasing their confidence and nutritional knowledge whilst also providing motivation and encouragement throughout her clients’ journey to optimal health and wellbeing. Her main areas of interest include women’s health, gastrointestinal issues, diabetes, weight loss, food allergies and intolerances. Outside of work, Felicity enjoys socialising with family and friends over wine and dinner, walking and playing with her pet dog Olie, who she is absolutely obsessed with! and experimenting with food and flavours in the kitchen to create delicious recipes.

Qualifications:
• Master of Dietetics
• Bachelor of Health Science majoring in Nutrition and Health Promotion from Deakin University.

Private Booking With Felicity (Dietitian Consult) - New Appointment
Private Booking With Felicity (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Jordyn McIntosh

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Jordyn is passionate about all things food, nutrition and science. She strives to build positive relationships with her clients to enable them to best achieve their nutrition goals. Jordyn is committed to translating evidence-based advice into tailored and practical nutrition plans. She believes a balanced and flexible approach to nutrition is essential to achieve a diet that is both healthy and enjoyable. Her interest areas include gut health (including irritable bowel syndrome), diabetes, cardiovascular health, weight management and aged care. In her spare time, Jordyn enjoys baking, trying new cafes and restaurants, travelling, swimming, walking her dog and doing group fitness classes with her friends.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Applied Science
• Master of Dietetic Practice from La Trobe University

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Private Booking With Jordyn (Dietitian Consult) - Review Appointment
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Georgia Cogan

Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

Georgia is passionate about empowering individuals to improve their nutrition and overall health by making healthy behavioural change. Georgia is committed to helping clients to achieve their nutrition related goals by providing knowledge, support and realistic tools, tailored to each individual. Georgia believes in a non dieting approach, supporting her clients to make sustainable changes and build a more positive relationship with food. Georgia loves food and is devoted to guiding individuals to being more intuitive with their eating and develop a healthier balance in their lives. Her interest areas include disordered eating, gastrointestinal disorders, chronic disease management and women’s health. Georgia is also a Pilates Instructor and understands the benefit of exercise for both physical and mental health. She enjoys staying active by doing fitness classes with her friends, spending time with her family down the coast, and enjoying dinner and a wine at her favourite Melbourne restaurants!