Dr Amanda Benham Dietitian

clinic location
Address
Anywhere in Australia, online/phone, Queensland, Australia
clinic location
Address
Anywhere in Australia, online/phone, Queensland, Australia

Overview

Amanda is passionate about helping people feel their best and achieve optimal health on a plant-based diet. She has been an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Nutritionist since 1992 and has researched and published in the area of plant-based nutrition and has completed a PhD in this area. Her speciality practice areas include planning healthy plant-based eating patterns for people of all ages, including mothers-to-be, infants and children, teenagers and people with chronic health conditions such as diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular diseases. A Medicare rebate will apply if you have a current Care Plan from your GP, such as a Chronic Disease Management Plan or an Eating Disorders Treatment Plan, and this will be processed at the end of your consultation. After you book in for an appointment you will be emailed a link to an online form to complete and submit prior to your appointment. Please try to submit this form AT LEAST 24 hours prior to your appointment. This enables best use to be made of your consultation time. Amanda is available for consultations online or via or phone Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays). Note that all consultation times are BRISBANE (Australia) time (and Brisbane does not have daylight saving).

Area of Focus

  • Adolescents
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Chronic disease management
  • Diabetes
  • Diet management
  • General Nutrition
  • Heart disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infant feeding
  • Lactation
  • Maternal health
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Nutritional advice
  • Obesity
  • Paediatrics
  • Pregnancy
  • Reflux
  • Thyroid problems
  • Vegetarian dietary advice
  • Weight loss
  • Women's health

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Infants
  • Families

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Group Sessions
  • Online consultations

Education

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Grad Dip Human Nutrition
  • Grad Dip Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Master of Health Science (Nutr & Dietetics)
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • PhD
  • Graduate Certificate Paediatric Nutrition & Dietetics

Accreditations

  • Accredited Practising Dietitian
  • Accredited Nutritionist
  • Fellow of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine

Certifications

  • Complete Health Improvement Program Facilitator
  • Certifications in Pregnancy, Lactation, Eating Disorders, Child Development, Paediatrics

Fee / Service

  • Couples/ Mother and Baby or Complex Needs Consultation via TELEHEALTH A$195.00
  • Initial consultation TELEHEALTH (Note: Fee adjusted / Medicare rebate processed at time of consultation if applicable) A$150.00
  • Review consultation via TELEHEALTH (Note: Fee adjusted / Medicare rebate processed at time of consultation if applicable) A$75.00

Hours

This week

Wednesday10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 12:00 pm