Kelly is a registered dietitian with the HPCSA and ADSA.
She completed a BSc at Wits University in 2008 and she completed her Bachelor of Dietetics at the University of Pretoria in 2011.
She gained experience in the government setting at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital where she had a special interest in the paediatric burns unit. After spending two years in a clinical private practice she started her own business ‘Smart Eating, Registered Dietitians’ within the Heart Wellness Centre and alongside Physician and Cardiologist, Dr Riaz Motara.
Kelly is currently practicing from The Sanctuary in Houghton and is a guest lecturer to the 3rd year dietetic students at the University of Pretoria. Kelly is also the associate dietitian to ‘The Kidney Beanz Trust’ working with Paediatric Nephrologist, Dr Errol Gottlich and servicing the paediatric ward at Morningside Mediclinic.
Kelly is passionate about dietetics as a profession and strives to be healthy in her own life. Her hobbies include cooking, baking, shopping and travelling.
She enjoys helping people with a wide variety of conditions such as chronic diseases of lifestyle (cardiovascular, diabetes, high blood pressure) as well as weight loss, childhood obesity and food allergies to name a few.