Kristen Smith, MS, RD, LD

Kristen Smith

Atlanta, Ga.

Areas of Expertise

  • Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers
  • Weight Loss

Smith is the bariatric surgery coordinator for Piedmont Healthcare. She specializes in bariatric surgery and weight loss counseling. Smith is the founder of a blog that promotes healthy eating for the entire family. She is fundraising co-chair for the Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and treasurer for the Academy's Weight Management dietetic practice group. Smith is also a member of the Academy's Nutrition Entrepreneurs DPG, the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Society and the Obesity Action Coalition. She is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and earned a master's degree from New York University.