Take Back Your Health with Gastro SB Clinic
Achieve & Maintain
a Healthy Weight
Illness & Diseases
Personalized Programs Designed for Your Needs
Nutrition counseling is done in our friendly San Diego weight loss clinic in Chula Vista. Our nonjudgmental environment combines the most up-to-date simplified information with best practice and a caring approach. All medical research information is translated into an easy to apply weight loss diet plan. Our nutritionist will combine natural herbal medicine with traditional medicine into a diet plan that will improve your stamina and health. Each weight loss session is as unique as you are. Our nutritionist will start by calculating your ideal weight and will work with you towards achieving your goal.
Our meal planning is personalized; based on the patient’s medical conditions, caloric needs and food preferences. Custom meal plans include number of calories needed, food groups and examples. Your meal plan will be designed to meet your nutritional needs according to the caloric requirements obtained from the state of the art In-Body machine and by calculating using professional formulas that take into consideration your measurements.
At Gastro SB’s weight loss clinic, our experienced bilingual nutritionist, Romina, will provide you with a step-by-step plan that is easy to understand and will walk you through the entire weight loss process. She will work with you to establish new nutritional habits and easy healthy routines to warranty benefits that will last you a lifetime. Learn more about Romina, Gastro SB's San Diego dietitian. In addition to meeting with our nutritionist on a regular basis you will receive customized educational materials that will guide you through the weight loss process. Her method is efficient and combines holistic and conventional medicine to obtain optimal results. All is done under the supervision of Dr. Erick Alayo to assure best outcomes and safety.
We not only address the root cause of the problem, but we also provide guidance and support by empowering our clients to take control of their health and lives by providing them with the necessary tools.
All the above is done by a well-experienced registered dietitian that coaches and helps you in every step of the way until you reach your goal. Romina is a registered San Diego dietitian (RD) with a master’s degree in nutrition and multiple years of experience in the nutrition and medical field who is not afraid of challenges. She has helped many patients from all age groups and backgrounds achieve their dreams of feeling and looking well.
Our Nutrition Counseling Process
Your height and weight, percentage fat, muscle mass and hydration status are taken by a member of our weight loss clinic medical team who issues a printed report. Our nutritionist then reviews lab results, previous medical records and expectations to come up with a plan that meets your needs and lifestyle. At the end of the visit a follow up appointment is scheduled. The length of the plan and the frequency of the visit depend on the client’s specific situation.
Benefits of Nutrition Counseling
Patients obtaining nutrition counseling at our weight loss clinic can expect improvement in the following health areas:
• High blood pressure
• Low libido
• High cholesterol/triglycerides
• Digestive Issues
• Hormone Imbalance
• Auto-Immune Disorders
• Gluten Intolerance/ Celiac disease
• General Nutrition
• Eating disorders
• Sports nutrition
• Renal issues
• Fatty liver
Weight Loss Medications and Gastric Balloon
Diet modification is always the first step we take in helping our patients lose weight. In the event that this approach does not achieve ideal results, we offer FDA-approved weight loss medications to help our patients achieve their goals. Additionally, we also offer an effective gastric balloon procedure for patients who qualify for this non-surgical procedure that has helped our patients lose 20-50 lbs within the first six months.
If you are interested in learning more about our weight loss clinic services, please contact our San Diego office today.
Meet Romina Waisbaum
Romina has 10 years of experience as a Registered Dietitian with the Commission of Dietetics, previously certified dietitian in the state of Washington and licensed in the state of Georgia. Holds a Master’s degree in nutrition from Georgia State university and a bachelor’s degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.