WEIGHT LOSS & NUTRITION SOLUTIONS P.C.
SHERYL E. PHILLIPS MPH, RDN, CBC, CDN
Sheryl Phillips is the founder of Weight Loss & Nutrition Solutions, PC. She is a Registered Dietitian, a Certified Bariatric Counselor, and a Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist. Sheryl currently splits her time between Weight Loss & Nutrition Solutions P.C., The New York Weight Management Programs, where she provides education and support to patients before and after weight loss surgery, and functions as a preceptor for Dietetic Interns and Nutrition students interested in bariatric nutrition. She also coordinates the Wellness @ Evangel Program at the Church of the Evangel, United Church of Christ, Brooklyn, NY, and the Comprehensive Health and Obesity Management Program (CHOMP) for the Kevin T. Custis Family Practice, located at 887 East New York Ave., Brooklyn NY 11203. Sheryl earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics at Messiah College, Grantham, PA. in May of 1986 and then joined the nutrition team at Long Island College Hospital as a Nutrition Technician. While working as a Food Service Supervisor at the Long Island College Hospital she completed her Dietetic Internship in August 1993. Sheryl remained on staff as a Registered Dietitian until 1997, providing nutrition care to patients across the life span with a variety of medical issues. Sheryl worked for many years as the Food Service Director at the North Bronx Healthcare Network, during which time she earned a Masters Degree in Public Health at Brooklyn College. Her interest in obesity developed gradually throughout her career. This led to the focus of her Master’s Thesis which was “The Cost of Obesity Management.”
For the past several years she has been working exclusively with Bariatric patients and patients with Diabetes. First as the Program Manager at the Comprehensive Health and Obesity Management Program at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, then later as the Program Coordinator/Nutritionist of the New York Center for Obesity & Gastroparesis at Peninsula Hospital.
Sheryl completed both Level 1 and Level 2 Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management. She is a member of the American Dietetic Association, the New York State Dietetic Association, The American Association of Diabetes Educators, Weight Management Practice Group, and Nutrition Entrepreneurs Practice Group. Weight Loss & Nutrition Solutions P.C., is a Private Practice providing Nutrition Counseling and Medical Nutrition Therapy to both groups and individuals. We promote nutrition as a solution for weight loss, overall wellness, disease prevention, and disease management. Weight Loss & Nutrition Solutions P.C., promotes a supportive and non-judgmental environment. We empower our clients to make informed decisions regarding their health. Our focus is on making healthy food choices, lifestyle change, and consistent exercise/physical activity.
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