Gabi is a Registered Dietician located in Sea Point, Cape Town. Gabi started off her journey into the field of Nutrition and Dietetics by completing a Bachelor of Science at The University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) and thereafter completed a BSc Med (Hons) in Nutrition & Dietetics at the University of Cape Town (UCT). She is currently registered for Masters in the field of Nutrition with the University of Cape Town.
Gabi offers individualized eating plans which are flexible and which take into account each individual's different needs and requirements. Her goal is to help people to develop healthy eating patterns and behaviours that are sustainable as well as to emphasize a lifestyle in which physical activity, participation in sports and in exercise are priorities. She places emphasis on the importance of consistent monitoring and feedback and uses the latest technology to monitor body composition.
Gabi also has a great passion for the preventative aspect of dietetics. She places emphasis on working with children in preventing lifestyle diseases by channelling poor lifestyle behaviours in the youth.
Gabi completed a specialized training course (2017) in the FODMAP diet for IBS and is a part of a team of dieticians in South Africa (EatFit) with special interest in gastrointestinal health.
BSc with majors in physiology & psychology at the University of Witwatersrand (WITS)
BSc Med (Hons) Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Cape Town (UCT)
MSc in Nutrition (UCT) in progress
Gabi completed her community service at Charlotte Maxeke Academic hospital in 2015. Her duties involved covering both inpatient wards and outpatient clinics. She has thus gained experience through running Slimming clinics, Diabetic clinics (both adults and paediatrics), Lipid clinics, General clinics and Child developmental clinics at the hospital.
Gabi has had 2 years of private practice experience. She started off in Johannesburg (2016), where she ran her own practice in Melrose area and also worked at King David Linksfield High School, improving the health and wellness of the school. She started another private practice in Sea Point, Cape Town in February 2017.
Association for Dietetics South Africa (ADSA)
Gabi is a registered dietician with the Health Professionals council of South Africa (HPCSA), DT 0046230.