I am an expert in Personalized Nutrition, Functional Medicine, Nutritional Genomics, helping people find their way back to health.
Learn more about Jaan
I am Clinical Nutritionist with a Master's in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport in CT. We are educated to become experts in Biochemistry and Cellular Biology so we really understand how the cells in your body work and that they need.
I then went on to become board-certified in Personalized Nutrition and become a certified Nutrition Specialist®, the best certification in this field in the country.
But as if that was not enough, I then moved on to become trained and certified by the Institute for Functional Medicine, the premier Institution for Functional Medicine in the world...
What inspired me to become a wellness professional?
I was always interested in Natural Medicine, but I was working in Garden and Landscape Design, Environmental Management, Organic Farm Management and Research.
I always knew Natural Medicine was superior for chronic diseases over pharmaceutical Medicine but I never got to fulfill my dream, until the 2008 economic crisis hit and several people around me became severely ill. I realized that there is nobody in my area there for them so I decided to become the one. And that is how it all began...
I studied Nutrition and Herbal Medicine because I truly wanted to help people reduce their suffering...
How my clients describe their first visit?
Intense. We have to get to know you, but even you don't know how complex your body is. So we have an approx. 2 hour interview including your family history, birth history, childhood, medical history, symptoms, lab results, genetic tests, etc. and we out all that information together until we get a picture of you and a suspicion of what could be causing your problems. We then do a lot of research on your individual condition and educate you at the same time about nutrients, toxins, genes, psycho-emotional factors and how they all intertwine and either make you healthy or sick.
What I say to someone who has never tried Deep Relaxation?
You probably have never experienced relaxation so deep that you are actually calm and centered with a pleasant feeling of happiness. We have several techniques that help achieve that... Try them out. Stress is one of our biggest killers...
Location & Appointment Details
Initial Appointment: $200
Accepting new clients
By appointment only
Home visit available
Virtual visit available
Sees children & teenagers
Out of Network
American Specialty Health