Registered Dietitians in Tarzana
California - Alicia Calvo
began her career as a clinical dietitian for children and adolescents
and developed a nutrition education program for the Camarillo State
Hospital Developmental Center. She implemented a nutrition and wellness
program for retired adults at Rockwell International and developed
large-scale nutrition education events for National Cholesterol
Education Month, National Nutrition Month, Health Fair Expo and
Cancer Awareness Month. She also served as adjunct professor at
Alicia has been a full-time consulting dietitian in private practice
for fourteen years and a mother of two. Her areas of specialty are
diabetes, pediatric and adolescent nutrition, women's health and
nutrition and eating disorders. Other areas of practice include
cardiovascular disease, pre-natal nutrition, weight management,
gastrointestinal disorders and geriatric nutrition.
What Should You Eat?
- Do you want to learn to eat right?
- Are you unsure where to begin because of a medical condition?
- Are you always dieting but never meeting your weight goal?
- Are you concerned about your overall nutrition?
- Is your child a problem eater?
Alicia Calvo, MPH, RD, CDE offers state of the art medical
nutrition therapy to treat patients with medical conditions and
weight management problems.
Ready and Able To Help!
My mission is to provide you with the help that you need to
be successful at managing your weight or medical condition. With
more than fourteen years of experience, it is evident that therapy
directed on an individual basis is the only way to help most people
meet their goals. I don't believe in "quick-fix diets."
Rather, I coach lifestyle changes to promote long-term health.
Alicia Calvo received a Masters in public health from
the University of California, Los Angeles and completed her dietetic
internship at the Veteran Affairs Medical Center in West Los Angeles.
She is a certified diabetes educator.
The initial visit is an individual, one hour consultation. Alicia
will assess your dietary intake, food preferences, medical history,
and pertinent laboratory information. Then she will design a custom
meal plan which will help you accomplish your goals.
Follow up consultation
Follow-up visits provide support and further guidance to help
ensure your success. Your questions and concerns will be answered
and ongoing education in your area of need.
- Alicia provides medical nutrition therapy to meet all nutritional
needs for all age groups.
- She is available for class lectures on a variety of topics related
to health and nutrition.
- Medicare approved for Medical Nutrition Therapy for Diabetes
Mellitus and Renal Disease. Medical Nutrition Therapy may be reimbursable
depending on individual insurance policy.
- All information remains strictly confidential.
Alicia Calvo, MPH, RD, CDE
Address: 18372 Clark Street, #228, Tarzana CA 91356