Kristen Smith, MS, RD, LD

Kristen SmithAtlanta, Ga.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
  • Family Nutrition
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers
  • Weight Loss

Smith is the bariatric surgery coordinator for Piedmont Healthcare and author of a blog that promotes healthful eating for the entire family. She is a fundraising co-chair for the Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Smith is an active member of the Academy's Weight Management dietetic practice group, the 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.