Nutrition, Wellness, and Healthy Lifestyle Counseling Service

Yanjie Yu MS, RD, CDN, CDE

Yanjie is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator. She attended undergraduate school in Washington State University, received her degree in Human Nutrition and completed her nutrition coordinated program with Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA. Yanjie received her master degree in Nutrition and Exercise Science at Queens College in Flushing, NY. Yanjie has over 10 years of clinical experience in hospital and outpatient settings. Yanjie enjoys helping her patients/clients to improve their health and wellness by incorporating nutrition and exercise to their daily lives. Yanjie’s specialized in chronic disease management, including obesity, cardiovascular disease, diabetes (Type 1, Type 2 and gestation), PCOS, gastrointestinal disease and pulmonary diseases.

Skills and certifications:
Adult weight management level 1 and level 2 certificates with Academy Nutrition and Dietetics
Trained leader in Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management
Certified Pod trainer with Omnipod Insulin Pump
Certified in Nutrition Focused Physical Exam (NFPE)

Fluent in Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)

Hobbies: Travel, yoga, hiking and walking
Favorite food: Anything avocado or coconut
Provide nutrition and health education in these areas:
  • Cancer therapy diet
  • Cardiovascular disease (elevated cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke)
  • COPD  (lung disease)
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational)
  • Healthy eating in pregnancy
  • Malnutrition/weight gain
  • Nutrient deficiency
  • Overweight and Obesity (Weight loss management)
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)

Phone: 516-900-2399
28E Old Country RD
Hicksville, NY 11801