Kelli Edmiston

Contact information

E: Kelli.Edmiston@chelwest.nhs.uk

Service

Therapies

Specialities

Dietetics


Professional expertise

  • Bariatric (weightloss) surgery including gastric band adjustment
  • Weight management/weight loss
  • Chronic disease management
  • Diabetes
  • Lipid lowering
  • Hypertension
  • Sports nutrition

Profile

Kelli graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in both Nutrition and Dietetics and Human Movement Studies from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Australia in 2003. She worked as a dietitian in a private weight management clinic, consulted to the Queensland Academy of Sport and pursued her interest in research at The Royal Children's Hospital (all in Brisbane) for 2 years before taking up a position in Cambridge as an Obesity Specialist Dietitian. In 2008 Kelli was appointed as the Lead Dietitian in the Multi-disciplinary Team of Bariatric Surgery at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London where she continues to work. She developed a specialist role in gastric band adjustment within the unit, and is involved in teaching and presenting in her speciality nationally and internationally. She is active within her profession as a sub-committee member of BOMSS (British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society). She is passionate about helping people lead healthy lives. With 10 years of experience in the area, she can provide the understanding and support needed to help you meet your nutrition goals.


Qualifications

BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Dietetics, BSc (Hons) Human Movement Studies

Memberships

British Dietetic Association, British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders