BMI of Texas is excited to have our very own Dietitian, Jodi Pearce who is available to provide nutrition consultations for both pre-and post-operative surgical patients, as well as non-surgical patients. She is thrilled to be such a vital part of the pathway to a healthier lilfe for so many patients and she is ready to help you.
Jodi Pearce, MS, RD, LD, counsels patients on how to make positive lifestyle changes in both their daily dietary choices as well as their behavioral outlook on food in order to assist them in achieving their weight loss goals. Her mission is for patients to feel comfortable and confident with their weight loss plan, and fully believes in you and your ability to meet every goal you set for yourself, especially with the great support system you have in the BMI of Texas staff.
She counsels surgical weight loss patients both pre- and post- operatively to ensure sound dietary practices and understanding, as well as accountability. The awareness regarding the importance of supplementing weight loss surgery with proper food choices and exercise is vital to the long-term success of our patients.
She also counsels medical weight loss patients alongside Dr. Jennifer Seger, tailoring meal plans specifically to the patient. Jodi spends quality time with each patient, and is truly interested in getting to know you and seeing you succeed. She diligently looks for new products and the most successful methods of weight loss in order to provide you with quality and beneficial information. Her sessions include nutrition education, tips on meal planning and grocery shopping, easy low-carb meals and snacks, reading food labels, the importance of incorporating exercise, and much more.
Jodi received her Bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics from Texas Tech University, and went on to obtain a Masters of Science degree in Nutrition from Texas Woman’s University. In 2008, she studied at Apicius, The Culinary Institute of Florence, Italy, which allowed her to combine her passion for cooking with nutrition counseling.
We have compiled a few sample menu plans for your benefit. Please download them here.
In this Section:
♦ Our Expert Team
♦ Dr. Terive Duperier
♦ Dr. Michael Seger
♦ Jennifer C. Seger, M.D.
♦ Your Personal "Concierge/Advocate"
♦ Exercise Physiologist
♦ Behavioral Health Specialist