Christaney Townsend

Christaney Townsend, MS, RD, LD

REGISTERED DIETITIAN

Christaney Townsend is a Registered Dietitian with a passion for helping individuals achieve vitality and optimal health through nutrition and holistic healthcare. Christaney received her Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition from Missouri State University. She then completed her Dietetic Internship and obtained her Master of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition and Dietetics and Integrative Medicine Graduate Certificate from the University of Kansas Medical Center. Throughout this time, she has become well-versed in many medical nutrition therapy treatments and dietary preventions for chronic disease, as well as many natural remedies such as nutraceuticals and mind-body-spirit medicine. Christaney assesses nutritional status and overall health through an integrative and functional lens and supports her patients through personalized nutrition therapy and wellness plans. She focuses on patient-centered care and works with her patients to help them understand and apply lifestyle strategies to improve nutrition, well-being, and healing.

SPECIALTIES

Dietetics in Integrative and Functional Medicine, Nutrition Counseling and Education

INTERESTS
Integrative and Functional Medicine, Patient-Centered Care, Microbiome and Gastrointestinal Health, Cognitive Function and Neurodegenerative Disorders such as Alzheimer’s Disease, Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, Women’s Health