6900 S Madison Street, Suite 102 Willowbrook, ILLINOIS 60527
Pushpa Soundararajan, RDN, LDN is a Registered Licensed Dietitian who graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition and Medical Dietetics from University of Illinois in Chicago. She has over 25 years of experience in nutrition counseling to patients in many settings including dialysis units, hospitals and outpatient centers.
Pushpa is also a Certified Yoga teacher, Ayurvedic Health educator (Yoga Gnan Jyoti) and Ayurvedic Food and Nutrition Consultant (International School of Yoga and Ayurveda).
Her speaking engagements include talks on Ayurveda at the Global Ayurveda Conferences on integrating Ayurveda and Modern Nutrition on topics including Obesity, Autism and woman’s health issues like PMS. She has also written a chapter on Ayurveda in an upcoming Functional Medicine Textbook.
She is currently in Private Practice as a Registered Dietitian and has a unique way of integrating Modern Medical Dietetics with ancient principles of Ayurveda in providing her clients a comprehensive individualized nutrition plan that not only helps with healing but also enhances their wellbeing. Her nutrition counseling services include but are not limited to Diabetes, Obesity, kidney disease, digestive disorders and Vegetarian Nutrition.
General Nutrition, Wellness
Public Speaking, Lecturing
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Writing for Online and Print
Private practice since April 2016
Previously worked as registry in Chicago area hospitals, Pulmonary rehab as outpatient dietitian and renal dietitian in dialysis units.
MBA, Masters in Business Administration, Youngstown State University, OH
BS, Bachelors in University of Illinois at Chicago, Nutrition and Medical Dietetics, Graduated in 1989
Ayurvedic Health Educator, 2014
Ayurveda Food and Nutrition Consultant certification
Certified Yoga teacher
Advanced certification in Graphic Design, Sessions online school of Design
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
DIFM Practice Group
Renal nutrition Practice Group
Cigna, UNH, Aetna, Medicare
Registered with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics