Cherry Hagger BSc (Hons) BA (Hons) RD mBDA

Chelmsford CM3 & Braintree CM77 07464 070114 07464 070114 Registered / Accredited
Chelmsford CM3 & Braintree CM77
07464 070114 07464 070114

About me

I'm a registered professional Dietitian and will provide you with time to tell your story and give you a comprehensive assessment and a personalised comprehensive diet plan that will fit around our lifestyle. I follow up patients and write to your GP to make sure your dietetic care works alongside any other health issues you may have.

Do you have gut, intolerance or allergy issues? Are they ruling your life? Let me help you get control back in 2020. I successfully treat those with IBS, acid reflux, coeliac, chronic constipation, issues post gallbladder removal, diverticular disease, chronic diarrhoea, food intolerance and allergy & other gastroenterology conditions).

I have a deep desire to help improve people's lives by giving them insight into their health conditions and empowering them to make positive change used evidenced based plans.  Each client is an individual so I ensure I listen to you, completing a full assessment and together we formulate a well-researched and comprehensive plan that will fit around your lifestyle.

Book your FREE initial call via my website to discuss your issues and see if I can help.


Training, qualifications & experience

Experienced in Dietetic interventions - Gastroenterology conditions including:

IBS (FODMAP trained),Coeliac disease, Bile Salt Mal-absorption, GORD, Chronic Constipation, Pancreatic Exocrine Insufficiency (including Creon Dose adjustment), Chronic and Acute Pancreatitis, Alchasia, Diverticular disease, Gastroparesis, Decompensated Liver Disease, IBD (Crohns and Ulcerative colitis) including total food exclusion using elemental ONS & Lofflex diet therapy, Post bariatric surgery issues with bowels, Elhers Danlos and short bowel syndrome.

Food intolerance and allergy interventions and support including:

Completing detailed patient histories and assessments considering whether IgE & non – IgE food allergy, Oral Pollen Allergy Syndrome or food intolerance indicated. Use of Exclusion and Food Challenges to consider food intolerances using NICE evidence based guidance. Assessment of diet to ensure nutritional adequacy and quality of life, both during and after dietary input, with use of alternative foods and when necessary prescribed products. Dietary support for patients with EOE. Onward referral via GP of those requiring specialist Allergy service.

Neurological conditions support and dietetic interventions including:

Nutrition support in MND, PD, MS, post stroke.

Degree Qualifications

  • MSc Allergy - Including Food Allergy in Adults and children
  • BSc (Hons) Dietetics - 2:1
  • Honours degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Modules included Biochemistry and Metabolism, Human
  • Physiology in Health and Pathology, Pharmacology, Nutrition in disease, Interprofessional education.
  • Foundation Degree in Life sciences in Subjects Allied to Medicine – Distinction
  • BA (Hons) International Hospitality Management - 2:1

Vocational Courses

  • BSACI Allergy Conference Harrogate October 2019
  • Diabetes care Training September 2019
  • Cholesterol Dietetic Interventions new practice June 2019
  • Practical Management of Food Allergy in Children - St Thomas Hospital, London - 2018
  • Low FODMAP Diet - Advanced Dietary Management in IBS - Kings College London – 2018
  • National Dietetic and Gastroenterology symposium - BDA  2017
  • Pancreatic Exocrine Insufficiency - Nutrition Interest Group of the Pancreatic society 2016
  • Allergy & the Gut, Cows milk protein allergy and the allergic infant – Addenbrookes 2016
  • Gastroenterology Nutrition and Dietetics Management – University of Herts 2015

I am experienced and comfortable caring for patients with a broad range of other diet related conditions including; liver issues, high cholesterol, post stroke/heart attack dietary change and diet optimisation with those with food intolerance and allergy. I have supported 100s of patients and their families with slowing and reversing weight loss associated with conditions of advancing age such as dementia, Parkinson’s Disease and post hip replacement etc.

Since graduating from the University of Hertfordshire with a BSc Dietetics I have worked exclusively for the NHS as a registered dietitian - in variety of locations across Essex and Cambridge including Addenbrookes Hospital. I have enjoyed the last few years as a specialist gastroenterology dietitian working in Essex. I am an experienced Kings College trained FODMAP practitioner and work in the gastroenterology research team at Kings College London 2 days per week.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

HCPC

Health and Care Professions Council

The HCPC are an independent, UK-wide health regulator. They set standards of professional training, performance and conduct for 14 professions.

They keep a register of health professionals who meet their standards, and they take action if registered health professionals fall below those standards. They were created by a piece of legislation called the Health Professions Order 2001.

Registration means that a health professional meets national standards for their professional training, performance and conduct.

Nutrition topics

If you have been diagnosed or suspect you may have this medical condition, 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

FREE initial call up to 15 minute call to discuss your issues and see if I can help you.

  • Supermarket Dietetic Tours and other services - from £40
  • Initial Appointment for Gut Health Consultations - £85
  • Complex FODMAP Intervention package over 3-6 months

PLEASE NOTE - We can not see patients with Eating disorders or those patients under 16 years of age. Patients between the ages of 16-18 need to attend appointments with a parent or guardian aged 18 +

Further information

I regularly contribute to Health and Wellbeing sections of the National Newspapers and you can read about one of my former patient's successful dietetic care as it is featured in this month's Healthy Food Guide Magazine available in all major supermarkets and WH Smiths.

Cherry Nutrition has clinic space located at a modern GP practice with ample free parking just outside of Chelmsford Essex (5 mins from the A12). I also offer online video appointments for people who struggle to get to clinic seeing clients in LA, France, Budapest and across the UK.

Chelmsford
Essex
CM3

Great Notley
Braintree
Essex
CM77

Type of session

Online nutrition support
Telephone nutrition support
Face to face nutrition
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages French

Accessibility

Wheelchair-accessible premises

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a nutritionist's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the nutritionist to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair access Yes

Wheelchair accessible bathroom facilities, step free entrance, ample free parking, air conditioned, and chaperone service available on request.

Availability

Monday to Thursday 7.30am - 7pm
Friday 7.30am - 5pm
Saturday 9am -12pm

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Cherry Hagger BSc (Hons) BA (Hons) RD mBDA

Cherry Hagger BSc (Hons) BA (Hons) RD mBDA

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Landline

07464 070114
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