Zarana Parekh, Dietitian

Zarana’s inclination towards the field of nutrition started at an early age, growing up in India where food not only provided nutrients but also is used as medicine in Ayurveda.

She graduated with BS (Chemistry) and post-graduate Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is also a Registered Dietitian.

After moving to the USA in 2004, she continued with her passion and graduated with BS in Clinical Nutrition from the University of Texas at Southwestern Medical center in Dallas and a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Her quest of ongoing and deeper learning led her to certifying in Integrative and Functional Nutrition through next level functional nutrition and become a certified LEAP therapist.

Zarana’s professional experience spans over 20 years, working with a young infant of 6 months old at the Children’s medical center to a young at heart 90 years old at a nursing home and in-between.

She has worked with people from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds, learning along the way how and what food plays central role in people’s lives around the world.

Zarana is very passionate about helping people eat better and live a healthy lifestyle that increases their vitality and prevent onset of diseases.

She translates comprehensive science of nutrition into simple and practical advice for her clients. She believes that food should be nutritious as well as delicious to create lasting results.

At home Zarana is happily married and blessed with 2 kids. As a family they lead a healthy and active lifestyle and loves to experiment with different ethnic foods creating their own nutritious & delicious recipes.

“Food is the most powerful medicine that can heal as well nourish.”

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