Name: Amber Mae Kelly
Profile: Registered Dietitian
Phone: (072) 222 6755
My name is Amber Mae Kelly. I am a wife, mother, Registered Dietitian and soon-to-be Lactation Consultant.
In 2014 I completed my BSc in Biochemistry and Microbiology at NMU, and in 2018 I completed my BSc in Dietetics (cum laude) at NMU. After my internship, I completed my community service year at the Health Center at the military base in Grahamstown.
My areas of interest include infant and child nutrition, as well as in sustainable and realistic lifestyle change for adults. I am also equipped to assist clients with dietary management of medical conditions.
I am passionate about educating parents and individuals, equipping clients with knowledge that is founded on evidence-based research and supporting clients by walking a journey with them.
I offer the following services to my clients.
Infant and child nutrition
As a mom myself, I know that feeding an infant or child can become a stress and concern for some, but it doesn’t have to be. Let us help put your mind at ease by assisting you with the following:
“Breastfeeding is an instinctual and natural act, but it is also an art that is learned day by day… It is almost always simply a matter of practical knowledge and not a question of good luck.” You don’t have to feel alone on your breastfeeding journey. As a SACLC lactation consultant student, we are able to consult with moms and assist with the following:
“It’s not a short-term diet. It’s a long-term lifestyle change.” After doing a nutritional assessment and gathering the necessary information from you, we will compile a plan that is:
Medical nutrition therapy
There are a variety of medical conditions that have special dietary requirements and/or dietary changes that should be implemented to manage your condition. After doing a nutritional assessment and gathering the necessary information from you, we will compile a plan that best suits your diagnosis. This plan and the guidelines will be discussed so that you understand why the changes need to be made. If you would like to enquire more about how diet relates to a specific medical condition, please send us a message by filling in the form in the contact us tab.
Group educational talks
We are passionate about education! Whether it be a mom group, corporate wellness or any other group setting, we are available to provide training and/or educational talks on nutrition-related topics. If you would like to book us for training or an educational talk, please send us a message by filling in the form in the contact us tab.
For many it is not always easy to move around due to distance. We offer webinars to groups addressing various topics of interest. Contact us to find out more about the topics we cover.
Rates & Availability
Please note that we are registered with all medical aids. Kindly contact us for further information regarding rates.
We are currently only doing online consultations. If you require a face-to-face consultation, please contact us and we can advise further.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from: 8:30am-11:30am
Tuesdays and Thursdays from: 9am-3pm
Weekends by arrangement only. Please contact us for availability.