MA MA RWNTR V.A.I. FRSM
Areas of expertise: Functional Medicine and Clinical Nutrition
Cristina has 17 years of first class experience in the field of nutrigenomics and applied clinical nutrition.
Over the years she has been collaborating with Prof. Mark Emberton providing nutritional advice and support to prostate cancer patients on watchful waiting and those undergoing High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) or robotic surgery.
Since joining the LUA team as Associate Specialist, she has achieved successful results with patients suffering from a range of conditions of the urinary and reproductive tract.
Cristina has a special interest in the nutritional management of cancers and is presently conducting research into PSA lowering tactics through applied clinical nutrition.
Under the guidance of Prof. Anthony Goldstone and prior to joining The London Urology Associates, she worked with leukemia patients at University College London Hospitals (UCLH), both for the NHS as well as in the private sector.
In addition, she provided nutritional counseling to clients while part of the BP medical team and at her private practice in Wigmore Street, London.
- Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
- Member of the British Association of Nutritional Therapists, BANT
- Member of the Editorial Board of the Health Science Institute
Cristina has written and lectured extensively on a wide range of health matters and she has been a contributor to various nutritional and medical journals.
She holds two MA degrees in art and philology as well as in Chinese and South-East Asian Studies from University College London.Staff photos taken by Samuel Dore - www.bursteardrum.net