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Transform yourself into the person you have always wanted to be by adopting Functional Nutrition and Wellness

Functional Medicine Nutrition

Have you tried all diets under the sun without success?

Do you want to feel better but you just don’t know how?

I’ve got you.

Are conventional doctors not understanding you and only prescribing meds?
I’ve been there.

Do you feel sluggish, bloated and out of sorts and can’t figure out what’s really going on in your body and how to heal? You’ve found the Dietitian.

Has your fad diet or medication adversely alterend your body and need strategies designed to eliminate your unwanted symptoms? You bet.

Want a customized nutrition plan created to turn your goals into reality? You got it!

Looking for expert guidance and compassionate support? You’ve found it!

"All Disease Begins in the Gut" - Interview for ABC7 News

Personalized Nutrition with a
Functional & Integrative Medicine Approach

Functional Nutrition and Wellness

“Disease is not a mystery; it is not something that just happens to you”


Your problem is not that you have chronic life-draining conditions alongside annoying symptoms such as bloating, constipation, diarrhea, brain fog, fatigue, headaches, fat and weight loss resistance, constant cravings, insomnia and inflammation.

Your problem is that you don't know why you have these symptoms.

That's where I come in.

Natalia’s Root Cause Assessment is a proprietary holistic assessment system designed to target the root causes of symptoms with 99% accuracy (for the past 15 years.)


With a Functional and Integrative Medicine approach, we don't focus on managing the symptoms, but rather in finding and addressing the ROOT CAUSE of health issues. 

​Functional Nutrition is about finding the optimal way for you to eat—using food to maximize your potential for health and reverse dysfunction or disease.

So when you work with me, we'll design a personalized nutrition plan based on your needs, health, age, medical history, genetics, nutrient deficiencies, medical conditions, symptoms  and lifestyle. I will teach you the tools, strategies and concepts to achieve your health goals to overcome:

  • Autoimmune conditions: Hashimoto’s, thyroiditis, Graves' disease, multiple sclerosis, Celiac disease, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, diabetes type 1, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosis spondylitis, polymyalgia rheumatica, muscular dystrophy, fibromyalgia, psoriasis, eczema, scleroderma, peripheral neuropathy, diabetes neuropathy 

  • Digestive/Gut concerns such as: IBS, IBD, Crohn’s, leaky gut, food sensitivities, ulcers, constipation, diarrhea, bloating, gas, reflux

  • Hormonal imbalances & menopause: hot flashes, restless sleep, mood disorders, fat loss resistance, acne, low libido, fatigue, hypothyroid, hyperthyroid

  • Weight and fat loss resistance: slow metabolism, over-restrictive diets, chronic dieting, yo-yo dieting, fad dieting 

  • Cravings & binge eating: weight gain, overeating, cravings, eating out of control 

  • Eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia, restrictive eating, body dysmorphia

  • Metabolic Syndrome: Diabetes, pre-diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, fatty liver, high blood sugar



Gluten Sensitivities

Crohn’s disease

Bloating and more.

Chronic Fatigue

High Cholesterol

Weight Gain


Pain and more...

Food Sensitivities
Leaky Gut


Over restrictive diets
Chronic dieting
Yo-Yo dieting
Fad diets

Hot flashes
Restless sleep
Mood disorders
Abdominal fat
Skin problems
Low libido

Shrimps and Noodles Soup

High Cholesterol
High blood pressure
Fatty Liver
High blood sugar


Autoimmune Conditions

Joint Pain

Fruit Cake

Weight gain
Eating out of control

Anorexia, Bulimia, Restrictive Eating, Body Dysmorphia

Nutrition solutions for
getting your optimal health back!

With a Functional and Integrative Medicine approach, we don't focus on managing the symptoms, but rather in finding and addressing the ROOT CAUSE of health issues.

Functional Nutrition is about finding the right way for each person to eat—using food to maximize the potential for health and reverse dysfunction or disease. There is no single “right diet” that applies to all of us! So when you work with me, we'll design a personalized nutrition plan based on your needs, health, age, genetic background and lifestyle. I will teach you the tools, strategies and concepts to achieve your health goals.

Client Testimonials

“Before working with Natalia my overall health was……okay.  Not good but not really terrible either.  Digestive health has been a life-long issue of mine so that was not great.  There were several blood work related flags: high BMI, blood pressure, cholesterol, etc.  It is safe to say that I was overweight.  I had started back at a gym but still had some ways to go to get into better shape. I knew I was stuck in the area of diet.  


With Natalia I learned how to eat better.  I now have a series of tools in my tool chest that I can use when shopping for food to help me find new things I want to eat.  On top of that, I have added a few quick & easy recipes for things I can make rather than snack on something less good for me.  Also learned how helpful it was to improve my gut health.  My entire life I’ve had digestive issues and after cleaning up what I eat and following Natalia’s advice those issues have been greatly reduced if not eliminated.


In February of 2021 I weighed 234 pounds.  By the time I first met with Natalia in July of 2021 I had worked that down to 225 pounds.  6 months later, in January 2022, I was down to 197 pounds, and in June 2022 I currently sit at 188 pounds.  So, I managed to lose 9 pounds on my own and then 37 more, so far, after following her advice.  Cholesterol and triglycerides have improved on my blood work; I’ve been successfully operating without any caffeine and my digestive issues are gone.


If you can honestly tell her what is going on with how/what you are eating, any digestive issues, etc. and she will help you figure out how to get from where you are towards where you want to go.  When I did this, Natalia was able to identify some likely things that could be responsible and started me on a 5R functional nutrition protocol to rebalance my gut and treat me for both SIBO and leaky gut.


I’ve wanted to get into better shape for some time.  I made some progress on my own but, by far, the best thing I did to achieve that has been to see Natalia.
Thomas Cady, St. Petersburg, Florida 


"Being overweight and diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. I turned to Natalia and learn about what to and what not to eat. I lost 30 pounds over 2 months. That knowledge may have saved my life and I will be forever grateful"

Thomas Green, Sarasota Florida 


"I've been working with Natalia since January and I have lost 28 lb and 4 inches off my waistline. She knows what she's doing and she is a master of her craft. Thank you doctor!"

Solomon Able

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