Comprehensive Digestive Services

Nutritional Counseling

Lori C. Bridges, PA-C

Membership:

Certifications:

  • Physician Assistant Certified, NCCPA
  • Certified Nutrition and Wellness Consultant, AFPA
  • Certified Weight Management Consultant, AFPA
  • Certified Smoking Cessation Treatment Specialist, Peach Tree

Lori divides her time between providing acute medical care in the urgent care and providing consultations as a Nutrition and Wellness Consultant. As a physician assistant, Lori offers a unique perspective to nutrition and wellness, providing one-on-one consultations and individualized eating plans for interested patients. She provides an array of services including diabetes education, smoking cessation, weight loss counseling and heart healthy eating plans. Lori focuses on both preventive care and reversal of disease processes through well balanced eating plans and moderate physical activity. She encourages reduction of high fructose corn syrup and partially hydrogenated oils while increasing whole grains, lean meats, produce and low-fat dairy. She also provides alternative eating plans for patients with many GI issues including Celiac disease, fructose / lactose intolerance, GERD, IBS and multiple food allergies.

General Wellness Links

www.eatbetteramerica.com

www.cookinglight.com/food/recipe-finder/

www.choosemyplate.gov/

Diabetes Links

www.diabetes.org

Heart Disease Prevention Link

www.americanheart.org

Celiac Links

www.celiac.com

www.celiac.org

www.glutenfreetravelsite.com/restaurants/