PG Diploma in Dietitics and Hospital Food Service, B.Sc. - Home Science (Food & Nutrition)
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Ms. Shamika Desai (RD) is a Dietitian/Nutritionist,Clinical Nutritionist and Sports Nutritionist in Majiwada, Thane and has an experience of 10 years in these fields. Ms. Shamika Desai (RD) practices at Infinity Medisurge Centre in Majiwada, Thane. She completed PG Diploma in Dietitics and Hospital Food Service from Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Mumbai in 2008 and B.Sc. - Home Science (Food & Nutrition) from SNDT Women's University, Mumbai in 2007. She is a member of Indian Dietetic Association. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Diet Counselling,Diet Counseling,Therapeutic diets,High Cholesterol Diet Counselling and Obesity and other Lifestyle Disease Modifications etc.
Firstly I consulted for my Mothers. My mother is 57 year old have depression and thyroid from last 10 years and her weight was increasing day by day. We started the treatment from July and her weight was 105 kg.Under the guidance of Mam, Now she improves their walking,knee pain, Activeness, skin and also do weight and inches loss and now with in two months she lost 9 kg weight. People said us,this is next to impossible to loose weight in this age with these major desease like deprassion and thyroid.Mam is proved is everything is possible with right guidance and right followers.I am very thankfull to mam from bottom of heart.Journey is still going on... i will share again to motivate who all are facing problem like my mother.Thank you Very Much!
Doctor is so friendly and has lot of patience listened to even at small issue of mine. she guided me well with my hubby health. I am really thank full to her. I strongly recommend this nutritionist.
I've had consulted Shamika for guidance around my diet post delivery. Though her expertise as a Dietician is creditable, she was also kind enough to help me with latching guidelines and overall baby care. Shamika's advice worked a great deal for me and I would strongly recommend her for any queries around postnatal care!
She explained the diet to be followed during second trimester in case of gestational diabetes .She responds to the questions asked regarding diet related particularly to digestive system
Q: What does a nutritionist/ Dietitian do?
A: A dietitian/nutritionist is a specialist who is trained to plan your meal depending up on your health and nutritional requirements. He/she can guide you about eating right food in right proportions to achieve your ideal health status and weight.
Q: What is the difference between a Dietitian and Nutritionist?
A: A nutritionist that gets registered with Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) after qualifying a national level exam may legally declare themselves as dietitians or more precisely, registered dietitians (RDs).
Q: How will a Dietitian/Nutritionist be helpful?
A: Dietitian/Nutritionist could be helpful in controlling bad food habits and planning a right diet to control your blood sugar, blood pressure, cholesterol levels and for achieveing and maintaining the right weight.
Q: When do you need to see a dietician?
A: You can see a dietician when you are feeling the requirement to reduce or increase your weight or keeping a check on some disease.
Q: What to expect on your first visit to a Dietitian/Nutritionist?
A: Dietitian/Nutritionist will analyse your medical history and medicines you take. He will assess how active you are. On the basis of all this data he will plan your meal according to your body requirements.