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About Carla Salcedo, RD, CDE

Carla Salcedo is a registered dietitian (RD) who counsels people on their eating habits to improve health and help treat diseases. She provides nutrition education and medical nutrition therapy.

Ms. Salcedo's expertise is in helping individuals with gastrointestinal disorders such as GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) celiac disease, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO). As a low FODMAP diet expert, she works with people with IBS to create eating plans that help reduce symptoms of the disease. Ms. Salcedo also provides diabetes management during pregnancy and throughout the lifespan.

She completed a bachelor's degree in food and nutrition from San Diego State University. Ms. Salcedo holds certification in Integrative and Functional Nutrition from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a certificate of training in Nutrition Focused Physical Examinations from the Abbott Nutrition Health Institute. She is also a certified diabetes educator (CDE).

She is a member of the UC San Diego Health Dietetic Internship Board of Directors and has served on the organizing committee for the Nutrition Focused Hands-On workshop. In addition, she's been a guest speaker at the San Diego State Univeristy Dietetic Internship workshop.

Outside of work, Ms. Salcedo enjoys reading, surfing, and stand up paddle boarding.

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For more information, see Nutrition Services.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Degree

  • San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Gender

  • Female

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

Date Joined Staff

  • 2014-05-01

Board Certifications

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics - Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Integrative and Functional Nutrition
  • National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators

Conditions and Treatments

  • Dietary Consultations
  • Nutrition Counseling for Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Diet
  • Healthy Eating
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Nutrition
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted