Christine Appel has joined Glades Medical Group as our new dietitian. Appointments may be made with her for consultation for Diabetes, Kidney Disease, Inflammatory Diseases, Memory Loss and Obesity(BMI over 33) as well as other diseases or dietary concerns.
Christine Appel, MS, RD, LDN earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science & Human Nutrition, from Florida International University and a Master of Science degree, specializing in Dietetics &Nutrition, from the University of North Florida. As a nutrition expert she believes that food can be your medicine and your medicine can be your food.
Christine began her career working in hospitals and long-term care settings then transitioned to a consulting role offering her the knowledge and expertise in outpatient VA clinics and home health. Over the last15+ years, Christine has also worked with treatment centers for addictions, helping individuals of all ages live a nutritious healthy life. Her passion to educate extends through all ages and stages of the lifecycle.
Christine follows her passion to transform lives each day, as a food and nutrition expert, Christine brings nutrition education and counseling to her clients with a personal and compassionate touch. When she is not at work Christine values time with family and friends. Every day she embraces positive experiences while she looks for every opportunity to laugh and smile.
Prior to becoming a Dietitian, she was a professional dance, and still loves to dance, attend Broadway musicals, cook and exercise. Every day is a blessing, as each day she shares her heart with everyone she meets both personally and professionally. Christine is available for appointments Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8 - 5:00 to assist patients.
Her services are available through insurance coverage or private pay. Thursdays she is available at independent senior living facilities for one on one services and lectures. Private pay is $110.00 for the first hour, $75.00 for half hour follow-up appointments and $35.00 for a 15 minute as needed. Additionally, you can ask about our private packages. Telehealth visits are also available!
Please call 561-394-3088 to schedule an appointment.