Whitney Atkinson is our visiting dietitian from Advanced Nutrition in Ballarat.

Whitney is a highly qualified dietitian:

  • Master of Dietetics (Deakin University)
  • Postgraduate Course in Renal Nutrition (Royal Adelaide Hospital)
  • Sports Nutrition (Australian Institute of Sport)
  • Bachelor of Science, Anatomy (Melbourne University)

Her experience includes:

  • Clinical Dietitian at Monash Medical Centre (Monash Health),
  • Relief Dietitian at Casey Hospital (Monash Health),
  • Sole Clinical Dietitian at Kalgoorlie Regional Hospital.
  • Currently a Community Dietitian with Hepburn Health Service.
  • Currently practising privately as ‘ADVANCED Nutrition,’ servicing Springs Medical, Spectrum Active Health (Ballarat), Central Highlands Surgeons (Ballarat)

How we can help

A Dietitian can help you to make dietary choices to attain and maintain health, and to prevent illness and treat specific conditions, such as:

  • Anaemia
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Constipation
  • Diabetes
  • Food Intolerance/Allergy
  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Liver Disease
  • Obesity/overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Renal Disease
  • Sports Nutrition


Whitney is currently supporting our Put a Spring In your Step program. 

She is available as an independent dietitian to patients outside the program, and is based in Ballarat. 

For more information visit Advanced Nutrition Ballarat.