Maria Kolotourou, Dietitian - Nutritionist, BSc (Hons), MSc, RD

Maria Kolotourou, Dietitian - Nutritionist, BSc (Hons), MSc, RD

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Knaresborough
North Yorkshire
HG5

07379 130860

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Knaresborough
North Yorkshire
HG5

07379 130860

About me

  • Are you tired of being on a diet?
  • Are you confused by all the nutrition information out there?
  • Would you like to get expert nutrition advice tailored to your needs from an online diet coach?

If you answered “yes” to any of the above questions, I am here for you! Ηaving been overweight as a child and teenager, I decided to become a registered dietitian in order to help people make peace with food. I am passionate about promoting evidence-based nutrition information and debunking common nutrition myths.

Our online journey will offer you simple, yet effective solutions that will enable you to achieve your dream.

I am looking forward to hearing from you!

Maria Kolotourou
Dietitian - Nutritionist, BSc (Hons), MSc, RD

Training, qualifications & experience

After graduating with distinction from Harokopio University and King’s College London, I started working as a registered dietitian. For 10 years, I ran a busy private clinic in Athens and worked as a paediatric dietitian for the Obesity Clinic of “Aghia Sophia” Children’s Hospital. Since January 2018, due to my relocation to the UK, I have been providing online diet coaching services.

During my professional life I have been involved in the MEND childhood obesity programme in the UK and internationally. I currently remain one of the longest standing members of the MEND international team. For five years I had been a research consultant for the Slimming World weight management programme and for seven years I was a nutrition consultant for Lanes Health (food supplement company based in Athens, Greece). I am an active media writer and spokesperson, and have contributed to the publication of several peer-previewed articles.

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.

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  • HCPC registered
  • Freelance BDA member
  • Trust a dietitian
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Fees

Initial consultation (45-min online session): £80

Follow-up consultation (30-min online session): £50

Further information

Testimonials

"Weight loss has always been a complex process for me, mainly from a psychological point of view. Before working with Maria, I had worked with other dietitians, but none of them had taken into consideration my psychology and feelings. Maria is an excellent dietitian and amazing person. She believed in me and helped me believe in myself. The result: in a year’s time I lost 14 kg. I have no words to thank her for being next to me, not only as a dietitian but also as a friend and psychologist! Anna S."

"Using smart tips, Maria helps you to follow a healthy balanced diet. Her recipes are delicious and become part the entire family’s diet. You never feel like you are in a diet, because everything is based on your dietary habits and lifestyle. I strongly recommend Maria! Kelly K."

"Exquisite professional, exceptionally qualified, with fresh ideas and suggestions for a healthy balanced diet. Maria tailors your diet plan on your personal needs and lifestyle. And last but not least, an amazing person! Efi A."

"Maria is an excellent dietitian and amazing person. I met her years ago, when I sought her help at her private practice in Athens. From the very first moment I felt very comfortable with her and she immediately knew how to approach me. She taught me how to eat healthily, not only to lose weight, but as a state of mind. She always listened to me and supported me in my effort and I thank her from my heart for that! Her recipes are still an integral part of my everyday diet. I still get advice from Maria on nutrition issues not only for myself, but also for my child. Maria: thank you for always being there for me. Keep going! Maria T."

"Although my collaboration with Maria was random, it proved to be very successful! A skilled professional, Maria managed to tailor my diet plan to my very own needs and lifestyle, making the whole process much easier and less tiring! I have already recommended Maria and I will carry on doing it! Natali R."

"It was a long time ago -about a decade- when, following exhaustive and completely wrong diets, I had the luck to end up in Maria’s private practice. Maria taught me how to eat healthily, without feeling deprived or hungry. Then, I saw my body transforming and my mood improving! I was greatly impressed by Maria, as she was not an instructor, but a companion to my own effort! After all these years, my daily (nutrition) routine always has Maria’s “presence”. Maria, thank you for teaching me how to follow a health balanced diet! Mytro H."

Knaresborough, HG5

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: Greek

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Unspecified