Melissa Yip is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian (registered with the Dietitians Association of Australia) and has completed a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Her professional goal is to help people make healthier food choices and adopt a healthy lifestyle. As an avid “foodie”, Melissa enjoys trying new foods and recipes, as well as indulging in the occasional treat now and then. She keeps active by participating in group fitness classes at the YMCA, as well as going on walks around beautiful Portland.
Melissa can provide advice on healthy eating, as well as provide information on how to modify eating habits to help manage a variety of health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, weight issues, cancer and food intolerances/allergies.
To access this service you will require a referral from your GP complete with past and current medical conditions as well as a list of current medications. For further information contact central intake at Portland District Health on (03) 5521 0653.