Areas of Expertise:
- Bariatrics/Weight Loss Surgery
- Culinary/Food Preparation
- Dietary Guidelines for Americans
- Food Safety
Maples specializes in educating patients through the weight loss surgery process. She is certified in adult weight management, child and adolescent weight management, and counseling for heart health. Maples is a member of the Weight Management and Food and Culinary Professionals dietetic practice groups, and guides chefs in developing healthier menus. Maples is a graduate of the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and earned a master's degree in sports nutrition from the University of North Carolina – Greensboro.