Sally Hanks – Dietitian
Sally Hanks, owner of Bodywise Nutrition, is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian (APD) and Accredited Nutritionist (AN). Established in 2007, Bodywise Nutrition initially provided services from the two main Drysdale General Practice clinics. Sally joined the team in at Bellarine Allied Health Group in 2013.
Sally is a university qualified expert in nutrition and provides professional, evidence-based care which is tailored to each individual. Sally has a interest in paediatric/adult allergies and intolerances and also assists patients suffering gastrointestinal disorders (including Coeliac Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn’s Disease, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome), Diabetes and Insulin Resistance, Cardiovascular heart health and weight management issues.
With a passion for food and wholesome living, Sally maintains a healthy and active lifestyle with her husband and 3 young children. From a young age Sally competed in state level hockey and swimming events, so is very enthusiastic about fitness, vibrancy and well-being. As a busy mother, Sally understands the pressures and time constraints on family life. She enjoys creating healthy food for her family and considers the importance of gaining pleasure from food whilst also staying healthy, looking well and feeling great.
Sally strives to motivate and provide friendly advice, helping others to place nutrition and health as a priority in their life. You can expect simple, practical and sustainable nutrition solutions, should it be for improved health and well-being or to manage a diet related problem or chronic disorder.
Sally currently consults from Bellarine Allied Health Group on a Tuesday and Thursday.