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Mrs. Pushpa Soundararajan MBA, RDN, LDN, AHE, AFNC, CYI

Mrs. Pushpa Soundararajan MBA, RDN, LDN, AHE, AFNC, CYI




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.

Specialties
  • Heart Disease
  • Renal Nutrition
  • GI/Digestive Disorders
  • General Nutrition, Wellness
  • Public Speaking, Lecturing
  • Diabetes, Hypoglycemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Vegetarianism
  • Alternative Nutrition
  • Writing for Online and Print
  • Hypertension
  • Healthy Eating
  • Weight Management
Work History

Private practice since April 2016 Previously worked as registry in Chicago area hospitals, Pulmonary rehab as outpatient dietitian and renal dietitian in dialysis units.

Education

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

Focus Age

Adults

Memberships

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics DIFM Practice Group Renal nutrition Practice Group

Insurance Taken

Cigna, UNH, Aetna, Medicare

Qualifications
  • Registered with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
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