Ms. Duna Ghazi Khorshid

Specialty:

Clinical Dietitian

Profile:

Ms. Duna is a DOH licensed clinical dietitian, having more than 12 years of experience in the UAE. Ms. Duna obtained her B.Sc. in Human Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Jordan. She is specialized in weight management and diet therapy for diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and gastrointestinal disorders. In addition to her intensive experience in diet therapy, she worked as a nutrition counselor and educator for maternity and childhood programs as well as school feeding programs.

Before joining Emirates Hospital Day Surgery, Ms. Duna worked with Gulf Diagnostic Centre Hospital and Dr. Walaa Fakhr Medical Centre.

Ms. Duna has also worked with several regional TV channels and regional magazines as a nutrition counselor.

Clinical Expertise:
  • Weight Management: Overweight, Obesity, Underweight and Malnutrition
  • Diabetes: Prediabetes, Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes and Gestational Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular: Hyperlipidaemia and Hypertension
  • Gastrointestinal: IBS, Celiac disease Gout disease, Gastric ulcers, Food Intolerances and Allergies
  • Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia and Binge eating
  • Pediatrics: Failure to thrive, Obesity and malnutrition
  • Nutrition During Pregnancy and Lactation
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Languages:

Arabic, English