Stephanie Greenspan MS –RD is our resident nutritionist. She works in concert with our endocrinologists to develop meal plans that are appropriate for a patient’s needs.
A typical nutritionist consultation will involve a discussion about diet and exercise, a review of biochemical information, and a conversation based around foods the patient enjoys.
Michelle Valentini, RD, CDE, completed her bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Science and Global Health at Cornell University and went on to complete her dietetic internship at Hunter College. With a background in inpatient and outpatient nutrition, she has over 6 years experience specializing in diabetes education and counseling including curriculum development for group classes. Michelle collaborates closely with each patient to develop a holistic, individualized approach to diabetes management, and believes in setting goals that are realistic and sustainable.