Ms. Mitchell obtained a Bachelor of Science in nutrition from Illinois State University.  Upon completing an internship at the University of Iowa Hospital (UIHC), Melanie continued on to work as a clinical dietitian for 6 years at UIHC.  After relocating to Miami, Florida Melanie continued as a clinical dietitian at Mt. Sinai Hospital while working toward a Master degree in Nutrition Education.  In 2008, she took time away to raise their 3 boys and complete a MS Ed. 


As a registered and licensed dietitian, Melanie provides patients with medical nutrition therapy.  Through evaluation and nutritional diagnosis, she can provide patients with a nutritional plan that can optimize weight maintenance and improve quality of life.