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Central Jersey Nutritionist

Specialty Areas



Medical Nutrition Therapy: instruction and counseling on therapeutic diets for high cholesterol and triglycerides, high blood pressure, vegetarian diets, and nutrient deficiencies.


Diabetes Management: guidance in managing diet, glucose monitoring, exercise and lifestyle modifications to achieve optimal glucose control and weight goals.


Weight Management: individualized nutrition counseling and guidance for lifestyle and dietary changes. A "non-diet" approach may be recommended for those who have been disappointed by traditional methods.


Eating Disorders: nutrition counseling for anorexia nervosa, bulimia and binge eatng disorder. (Patients with anorexia nervosa or bulimia should also be in treatment with a mental health therapist). More than 25 years experience in the eating disorders field.


Child Nutrition/ Weight Management:
guidelines for your child's overall good nutritional health and weight management. Special attention to problem eaters.


Wellness & Disease Risk Reduction: receive the latest dietary and lifestyle recommendations to reduce risks for heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and to promote overall wellness.

Carol Salas, Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator


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Carol Salas, MS, RD, CDE
Registered Dietitian
Certified Diabetes Educator


Carol Salas, Registered Dietitian and Nutrition Consultant in New Jersey, has more than twenty-five years of experience in nutrition counseling and medical nutrition therapy. She is also a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE). She was formerly on the staff of the Diabetes Management Program at the University Medical Center at Princeton and currently maintains a private practice in Kendall Park, New Jersey.

As manager of Nutrition Services for one of New Jersey’s largest managed care companies, Carol participated in the health care of a wide variety of both adult and pediatric patients. She has developed extensive patient educational material and co-authored and appeared in four educational videos. She has presented seminars at national meetings of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association), at various state meetings and has appeared on the Steve Adubato television show. Carol has guest-lectured regularly at Columbia Teachers College, graduate level.

Carol holds a masters degree from Rutgers University and completed her dietetic internship at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the American Association of Diabetes Educators and the National Eating Disorders Association.




Consultations By Appointment
Central New Jersey Area
Evening Appointments Available * Bilingual English/Spanish