Elmari Carelse is a Registered Dietitian who qualified from North-West University, Potchefstroom. She completed her community service at FH Odendaal Hospital where she engaged closely with surgical, medical and paediatric patients in a clinical setting. Since graduating, she has gained extensive clinical exposure in both public and private healthcare.
Elmari is passionate about the field of Nutrition & Dietetics. She values a holistic approach, high quality care, and individualised nutritional education. She thoroughly enjoys working with clients on a one-to-one basis to assist them to find an enjoyable and sustainable way of eating that supports long-term health.
“At the end of the day you need to have a good relationship with food. It should be a lifestyle, not a ‘diet’!”
Elmari specialises in weight loss, gut health, food intolerances, infant feeding, paediatrics, nutrigenomics, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), and chronic disease management. She works closely with the doctors at the practice or your attending specialist / general practitioner to optimise your health and spread evidence-based nutrition messages.
She is the cheerleader and advisor needed when embarking on a lifestyle and weight management journey. Her friendly demeaner and support will keep you motivated to achieve your goals.