Erin McNamara, RDN, LDN, CLT
Medical Expert Contributor
Erin McNamara is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certified LEAP Therapist and owner of Erin Dishes Nutrition, a private practice serving clients virtually as well as offering at-home visits. Her passion is helping those suffering from gastrointestinal disorders and food sensitivities. Erin has worked in clinical nutrition in both inpatient and outpatient settings, providing nutritional care for various disease states across the lifespan.
After working in an acute care hospital and then a rehabilitation/long term care facility, Erin McNamara decided to pursue a subject that is very personal to her – digestive health, aka gut health. Having ulcerative colitis (UC) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) herself, she understands the challenges of living with digestive issues. Erin uses medical nutrition therapy along with integrative and functional nutrition to understand the root causes of digestive issues.
Erin McNamara has been featured as a nutrition expert on Kansas City Live Morning Show and some of her work can be seen here:
- Today’s Dietician
- New Food Labels Spotted
- Best Fork Forward: Be Physically Active Doing An Activity You Enjoy
- February Is Heart Health Month
- Watching Your Screen Time
- New Year New Look
Erin McNamara received her BS in Dietetics from Kansas State University and completed the Dietetic Internship through Iowa State University. In her spare time, she enjoys running, wine tasting, cooking and exploring farmers’ markets.
Erin McNamara is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.