Melissa Smith, RDN, LDN
Director of Clinical Services - Champaign         

 
 

Melissa A. Smith is widely considered the "go to" professional in the Champaign/Urbana market for individuals dealing with dietetic and nutritional needs. She received her Bachelors of Science Degree with specialization in Food and Nutrition-Dietetics from Southern Illinois University. She then completed her Dietetic Internship with Utah State University. She is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and licensed in the state of Illinois. 

Melissa has experience working with a wide variety of groups and populations. She specializes in disordered eating, women’s health, children and adolescent health, as well as achieving and maintaining a healthy weight.  

Melissa’s passion for her work gives her the ability to connect with patients and see the daily principles she teaches come to life in the people she works with. This connection goes beyond the patient and into the family whereas a unit the team can heal and find balance. She is currentlythe Director of Clinical Services in Champaign-Urbana.

You can reach Melissa directly melissa.smith@ascendchc.com.