Long Island Nutritionist is a full-service virtual nutrition practice founded by award winning registered dietitian and fitness expert Eleana Kaidanian, RD, CDN, CPT-WFS.
Long Island Nutritionist offers a wide range of nutrition services including specialization in perinatal nutrition support spanning from fertility, preconception, prenatal, and postpartum to medical nutrition therapy specific to management of weight, PCOS, diabetes, cholesterol reduction and beyond.
Eleana Kaidanian, RD, CDN, CPT-WFS is a registered dietitian, certified dietitian nutritionist, NASM certified personal trainer and Women's Fitness Specialist. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics at New York University and completed her clinical dietetic internship at Northwell Health.
As a provider of medical nutrition therapy, Kaidanian’s clinical experience includes working in hospitals, extended care and rehabilitation centers, as well as high-risk maternity clinics. Her community experience includes starting a nutrition program at her local community center in East Hills as well as the senior center in Ridgewood Queens where she has been servicing since 2014. Kaidanian's role as an educator went from a local to national level in 2012 when she worked as the nutrition education coordinator of the Healthy Eating for Children Nutrition Education Program, a K-12 educational program launched by Yeshiva University in NYC, which has been implemented in day-schools throughout the United States and Canada.
Her nutrition recommendations and insight are frequently featured in the media via Insider as well as in Pregnancy and Newborn Magazine’s 'Ask the Experts' column.
As a corporate wellness trainer, Kaidanian has performed webinars reaching employees around the globe as well as on-site seminars on an array of topics related to nutrition, fitness, and overall health to employees of small and large businesses on a local and national level including Canon U.S.A, PSEG Long Island, Verizon, New York Mets, Hofstra University, St. John's University, St. Francis Hospital, and NYU Winthrop Hospital to name a few.
With special interest in perinatal nutrition including prenatal, postpartum care and lactation support, Kaidanian launched Pregnant Island- an annual local health and wellness event for expecting couples and families of young children living on Long Island.
Whether you are looking to lose or gain weight, looking for ways to maintain your health throughout the life cycle, or just want to eat smarter, Kaidanian will provide you with a personalized and sustainable nutrition plan and exercise regimen to help you achieve a healthier you.
Kaidanian is the proud award recipient of 'Best Nutritionist/Dietitian' on the North Shore and Nassau County for 5 consecutive years.
Hi! I am Eleana, the REAL person behind Long Island Nutritionist.
I am looking forward to getting to know you as we work together on your wellness journey toward nourishing your body appropriately as well as exercising more efficiently. My passion is to teach you how to eat the right way and love doing it, enjoying the ride as we learn so much about what you want out of this experience of working with a nutrition and exercise expert, like me! I am here to make it easy, sustainable, fun, delicious, and thrilling as you learn how to eat better for your body and your goals. When I am not helping my clients reach their nutrition and/or exercise potential I am mom to 3, competitive runner, and avid reader.
Fun facts about me: I love to eat sardines and drink sauerkraut juice. Have I said too much..?
^Oops. My pandemic baby has yet to be pictured. A professional family photoshoot is on my to-do list, so stay tuned!