Nicoleta Papadopoulou RD

Nicoleta Papadopoulou RD

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Nicoleta Papadopoulou MS RD CDN

Clinical Dietitian / Nutritionist

 


Nicoleta Papadopoulou is a Registered Clinical Dietitian (RD), currently providing nutritional/dietetic advice through private practice. She advises clients on weight loss/ weight gain and provides individualized meal plans as well as consultations for conditions requiring nutrition therapy such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, digestive issues, kidney disease, cancer, osteoporosis, eating disorders, infant/ child nutrition etc. In addition, Nicoleta, in an effort to educate the general public about various nutritional issues, continually accepts opportunities to talk at various community events.

Through her private practice Nicoleta also collaborates extensively with a number of nursing homes, clinics and homecare agencies in Cyprus where she works together with other multidisciplinary team members to identify and manage nutritional issues of patients. Furthermore, she makes recommendations for appropriate therapeutic diets, provides patient education and nutrition support. Through her outpatient collaborations Nicoleta has worked extensively with dysphagia patients, wound care, oncology patients as well as patients requiring enteral/ parenteral feeding regimens.



At the moment Nicoleta is also a part- time lecturer at the University of Nicosia and is involved in teaching and mentoring students during their internship rotations. In addition she is also an associate of Paedi Center for Specialized Pediatrics where she counsels children and their families and provides specialized meal plans.

As well to holding the RD credential, Nicoleta also holds the Certified Dietitian-Nutritionist credential (CDN). Nicoleta’s degrees include a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of California Santa Barbara and a Masters in Clinical Nutrition from New York University. She has completed her internship at one of America’s most renowned hospitals, Mount Sinai in New York City and further continued to work as an RD at the Mount Sinai Hospital Queen’s division. Her background in dietetics and biochemistry, as well as her work experience has helped her acquire the necessary knowledge in order to succeed in providing well rounded professional advice.
 

SPECIALTIES / SPECIAL SERVICES

  • Meal plans
  • Therapeutic diets and disease specific meal plans
  • Medical nutrition therapy
  • Nutrition education
  • Supplementation and fortification
  • Wound care
  • Weight loss/gain
  • Nutrition support
  • Enteral nutrition
  • Oncology
  • Dysphagia
  • Food allergies and intolerances
  • Home care

 

Personal Information

Telephone:

Location Information

Postal Address:
6 Georgiou Davari
Town/Village:
Strovolos
Postal Code:
2024
City Name:
Nicosia

Second Location

2nd Postal Ad.
Paedi Center for specialized pediatrics, 120 Athalassis Avenue
2nd Town:
Strovolos
2nd Postal C.
2024, Telephone: 00357 22465880
2nd City:
Nicosia

Education

University:
New York University Steinhart School of Education
Other Universities:
University of California Santa Barbara
Associations:
American Dietetic Association, New York Dietetics Association, Cyprus Dietetic, Association, ESPEN - European Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.

Awards - Qualifications

Certifications:
'MS in CLINICAL NUTRITION
New York University Steinhart School of Education - New York, NY (Sep 03 – Dec 06)

'B.Sc. in BIOCHEMISTRY
University of California Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA (Sep 00 - Sep 03)

Certificate in adult weight management (Nov 07)

Background

Practice Experience:
LECTURER PART-TIME, University of Nicosia (Feb 16- present)

ASSOCIATE CLINICAL DIETITIAN
Associate at Paedi Center for Specialized Pediatrics (Feb 15-present)
  • Educating children and families on disease specific diets
  • Providing specialized meal plans for children
  • Providing nutrition education for weight loss/ gain
  • Consulting and implementing nutrition supplementation for children

EDUCATOR
University of Nicosia (Jan 14-present)
  • Training/ Mentoring students during their internship rotations

EDUCATOR
University of Nicosia in affiliation with University of Hertfordshire UK (Jul 12- present)
  • Training/ Mentoring students during their internship rotations

CLINICAL DIETITIAN
Private Practice/ Consultant (Jan 09 - present)
  • Educating patients on disease specific diets and drug nutrient interactions
  • Providing specialized meal plans
  • Providing nutrition education for weight loss/ gain
  • Consulting and implementing nutrition supplementation/ support in the clinical and outpatient setting
  • Working with a multidisciplinary team etc. extensive experience with dysphagia patients and enteral nutrition.
  • Providing presentations and education on Medical Nutrition Therapy to other members of Health Care Team
  • Performing community talks on various nutrition topics

CLINICAL DIETITIAN
The Mt. Sinai Hospital of Queens - Astoria, NY (Aug 06 – Sep 08)
  • Developed nutrition protocols for respiratory progressive care unit (RPCU)
  • Educated nurses on nutrition protocols for the RPCU
  • Conducted nutrition assessment and documentation
  • Educated patients on disease specific diets and drug/nutrient interactions
  • Implemented nutrition supplementation/support
  • Performed community talks on various nutrition topics
  • Developed nutrition education material
  • Provided in-services
  • Attended wound care and interdisciplinary rounds
  • Provided education classes for renal patients
  • Coverage included ICU, RPCU, telemetry, general medicine and surgery

INTERN
NYU Internship in affiliation with Mt. Sinai Hospital & NYU Dental School - New York, NY (Sep 05 – Aug 06)
  • Conducted nutrition assessment and documentation
  • Educated patients on disease specific diets and drug/nutrient interactions
  • Implemented nutrition supplementation/support
  • Outpatient counseling
  • Performed community talks on various nutrition topics
  • Presented case studies and Journal clubs to peers
  • Attended grand rounds and professional meetings
  • Clinical management (QA, assisted with administrative tasks)
  • Food service management, assistance, retail, production and purchasing

LAB ASSISTANT, CHEMIST
Remedica Holdings Limited, Limassol Industrial Estate – Limassol, Cyprus (Jun 02 - Jul 02)
  • Assisted chemists with experiments
  • Analyzed drugs for purity using titrations and HPLC

RESEARCH ON SCRAPIE DISEASE IN SHEEP
Institute of Agricultural Research - Nicosia, Cyprus (Jul 02 - Sep 02)
  • Analyzed sheep genome for the Scrapie disease gene utilizing various techniques such as: Run electrophoresis gels, DNA extraction and isolation
Clinical / Academic Interests:
Clinical Dietitian / Nutritionist

Other Info

Mini Blog:
Consulting and implementing nutrition supplementation/ support in the clinical and outpatient setting.

Payment Options

Accepted Payments:
  • Cash
  • Cheque

Practitioner Specialties

Specialties:
  • DIETITIAN & NUTRITIONIST
  • NUTRITION CONSULTANT
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Excellent Dietitian!

Excellent dietitian and a great person!

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