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Dietary Counseling


Kindra Peterson, MS, RDN, CSO

Kindra is Board Certified Specialist in Oncology and is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.  She received her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nutritional Science from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, and her Master’s of Science Degree in Nutrition from University of Utah in Salt Lake City.

Kindra has almost 20 years of experience working in Healthcare and Nutrition and over ten years of teaching experience, specializing in courses related to nutrition, health and wellness at the University level. She previously worked at a cancer center in Chicago, Illinois. Kindra has presented at numerous conferences, symposiums, seminars, community wellness events and health fairs. Kindra also has extensive experience working in long-term care and the acute hospital setting. Kindra is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a member of the Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group.


Jessa Zuck, MS, RDN

Jessa is a Registered Dietitian for our east valley locations.    She is a Registered Dietitian and a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She attended the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities where she graduated with her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nutrition. She then attended Arizona State University where she completed her Master’s Degree in Nutrition as well as completed her Dietetic Internship. Jessa began her dietetics career in corporate wellness as a Performance Dietitian with EXOS and has since transitioned into the specialty of oncology. Jessa has a passion for empowering others to improve their lives through quality food and nutrition education.

Please Note: Dietary counseling is for Ironwood patients only.


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