Nutrition and wellness is a dynamic and exciting space. However, much of the field is filled with misinformation and contradictory advice that can be hard to navigate confidently. Registered Dietitians Tamar Samuels and Vanessa Rissetto co-founded Culina Health to address the need for science-backed, inclusive, personalized nutrition care — from professionals you can trust. Keep reading to learn more about the powerhouse duo leading this virtual operation and the special offer for new clients.
A Completely Virtual Solution to Nutrition Care
Culina Health offers personalized, science-backed virtual nutrition coaching from experts you can trust. Dietitians are one of the most important health allies for clients since they take the time to get into the details with each individual, looking for actionable insights that will be sustainable for long-term results.
“We see our clients for longer, more frequent sessions than most healthcare professionals,” Vanessa told Hoboken Girl. “We are available for support between sessions and advocate on behalf of our clients to other healthcare providers. We provide non-judgemental, unwavering support and clinical care to help our clients thrive.”
The executive team at Culina Health manages a little of everything but Vanessa primarily leads marketing, growth, fundraising, and partnerships, while Tamar leads clinical operations in addition to supporting day-to-day operations, PR, and marketing. Culina Health has welcomed a new tech team and has exciting plans for the future as the team continues to expand.
Science-Backed, Personalized Nutrition
This virtual nutrition platform, Culina Health, helps people treat, reverse and prevent conditions, and achieve realistic and sustainable results in their health. Clients of Culina Health can expect a comprehensive nutrition solution providing:
- Evidence-based nutrition education
- Behavior modification support
- Personalized nutrition plans
- Nutritional supplement care plans
- Real-life tools for success to get real-life results
Services at Culina Health are in-network with most major insurances and are typically covered under most insurance plans. The team offers a free 15-minute discovery call with any of the dietitians to discuss your goals, learn more about the program, and answer any questions you may have.
The team at Culina Health is currently offering a FREE 15-minute discovery call with any of the dietitians to discuss your goals, learn more about the program, and answer any questions you may have.
“We feel so grateful to be able to help so many people transform their health by making small, realistic changes that are actually doable for people’s busy lives,” Vanessa said. “We’re here with a smarter approach to reaching your health goals. Our personalized, science-based nutrition coaching helps take the stress away from eating so you can transform your health and live a balanced life.”
Detoxes and diets are dead-ends when it comes to making real changes in personal wellness. At Culina Health, the experts know that getting healthy is a multifaceted and oftentimes difficult journey, which is why they provide trustworthy support and resources to help you understand and overcome the physical, mental, environmental, and behavioral challenges that get in the way of being healthy.
“Our goal is to start a nutrition revolution! We believe that nutrition should be accessible, relatable, and backed by science,” Vanessa mentioned. “We want to be the leaders in virtual nutrition care and help everyone feel empowered about their health, regardless of race, socioeconomic status, gender, sexual preference, body size, or health conditions.”
Meet Vaneassa Rissetto, MS, RD, CDN
Although she has a Masters degree in Marketing from New York University, Vanessa’s first true love is science. Always inquisitive, she sought out the help of a Registered Dietitian in 2004 in order to understand the role food plays in one’s overall health and build a better relationship with food, and the rest is history.
Vanessa received her MS in Marketing at NYU and completed her Dietetic Internship at Mount Sinai Hospital where she worked as a Senior Dietitian for five years. She is certified in Adult Weight Management (Levels I & II) by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Her work in private practice also includes treatment of GI disorders, bariatric surgery, weight management, PCOS, and family nutrition.
She is mostly interested in helping clients to take an active role in their health journey. Any of her clients can tell you she motivates and ensures that they always achieve success. Vanessa was named by Essence magazine as one of the Top 5 Black Nutritionists that will change the way you think about food.
Meet Tamar Samuels, MS, RD, CDN
Tamar Samuels is a registered dietitian nutritionist and the co-founder of Culina Health. Her one-of-a-kind approach to nutrition care integrates functional medicine, positive psychology, and behavioral change techniques pulled from her training in clinical nutrition and coaching science.
Her work has helped countless people transform their relationship with food and their health to overcome a variety of health conditions. Tamar has her Masters Degree in Clinical Nutrition from New York University and completed her clinical training at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. She has been recognized as one of the top holistic dietitians in New York City by Well + Good and serves on the advisory board of Health Magazine.
Don’t forget to take advantage of the FREE 15-minute discovery call with any of the dietitians to discuss your goals, learn more about the program, and answer any questions you may have.
Culina Health is a completely virtual service with a home base located at 720 Monroe Street, Suite E-518 in Hoboken. Prospective clients can call 917-647-1665 or email email@example.com with questions or schedule a virtual appointment.