Melanie Silverman MS, RD, IBCLC
3060 Alta Laguna Boulevard
Laguna Beach, CALIFORNIA 92651
I am a pediatric registered dietitian nutritionist and a board certified lactation consultant with a Master's Degree in Clinical Nutrition.
PEDIATRIC NUTRITION COUNSELING: picky eating, poor weight gain, food allergies, Prader-Willi Syndrome, weight management, vegetarian/vegan, tube feedings, Celiac Disease, eating disorders and group education sessions.
LACTATION CONSULTING: latch technique, making milk, pumping, breastfeeding while working, safe medications, breast surgery, multiples, and group education sessions
I am a contributor to The Huffington Post and lecture frequently about Prader-Willi Syndrome.
- Neonatal Nutrition
- Writing for Online and Print
- Lactation Nutrition/Breast Feeding
- Eating Disorders
- Food Allergies
- Public Speaking, Lecturing
- Pediatric Nutrition
- Childhood Obesity
Pacify: September 2014-present
Chief Medical Officer
Private Practice: 2003-present
University of Chicago Medical Center: 1998-2005
Clinical Dietitian (Burn Unit, PICU, NICU, outpatient pediatric clinics)
Master's of Science (MS): Clinical Nutrition at Rush University, Chicago, Illinois.
Bachelor of Art's (BA): Chemistry and Spanish at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.
infancy to 18 years old
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group & Women's Health Group, International Lactation Consultant Association, Prader-Willi Syndrome California, Food Allergy Research and Education
Check, Cash, Credit Card
- Registered with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics