Maria Dow MSc RD MBDA

Maria Dow MSc RD MBDA

Westhill Health and Therapies Clinic
Unit 5 Westhill Shopping Centre
Westhill
Aberdeenshire
AB32 6RL

Peterhead and Mintlaw Foot Clinics
13 Rose Street
Peterhead
Aberdeenshire
AB42 1DB

0796 773 9706

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Westhill Health and Therapies Clinic
Unit 5 Westhill Shopping Centre
Westhill
Aberdeenshire
AB32 6RL

Peterhead and Mintlaw Foot Clinics
13 Rose Street
Peterhead
Aberdeenshire
AB42 1DB

0796 773 9706

About me

Registered dietitian with 20 years experience in NHS and academic sectors.

Highly experienced in the dietary management of overweight and obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, raised blood pressure, raised cholesterol levels, women's health issues such as fertility problems, endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, pregnancy, breastfeeding and weaning.

Practised in the dietary management of food intolerances and irritable bowel syndrome.

Published health writer in many aspects of nutrition and health.

Training, qualifications & experience

BSc with state registration in Nutrition and Dietetics with The Robert Gordon University.

MSc in Health Promotion and Health Education from The University of Edinburgh.

COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills from the University of Aberdeen.

12 years experience in the NHS.  Over this time dietetic experience was gained in the acute setting of Manchester Royal Infirmary and the community setting of Perth and Kinross.

Obesity research experience was gained at both Dundee Teaching Hospitals and The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen. This latter post was a senior research fellow with the Counterweight Project Team.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

HCPC

Areas of nutrition I deal with


* If you have been diagnosed or suspect you may have one of the medical conditions starred above, you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.

Fees

Weight Management
Counterweight programme: 
9 individual sessions over 1 year.
£220

Personal Dietary Consultation:
Initial Appointment 1 hour £65
Follow up reviews 30 minutes £35

Westhill, AB32 6RL
Peterhead, AB42 1DB

Type of session

Online nutrition support: Yes
Telephone nutrition support: Yes
Face to face nutrition: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None