Helping Local Familes

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  Contact : 0395447167


Dr. Maryam Bassirat

Maryam started her career by completing a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry at Manchester University (UK), followed by a PhD in medicine at Melbourne University. She has over 15 years of research experience in medical research investigating inflammatory chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and chronic pain. Maryam has numerous publications including a book, been employed in major hospitals in Melbourne and has been involved in teaching throughout her career.

Maryam completed her Master of Dietetics at Monash University and has been in private practice for the past 6 years. As an accredited practising dietitian (APD), she has been providing her clients with necessary guidelines that are based on the most updated research results so they can make an informed decision about their current treatment plan and future health goals. Her nutritional counselling is positive and tailored to suit her client’s needs in supporting their goals towards improving their quality of life. Maryam can consult Farsi and Dari speaking clients.

  • Maryam can provide nutritional advice for:
  • Diabetes management (including carbohydrate counting)
  • Heart disease (High cholesterol, High blood pressure)
  • Bone health (Arthritis, Osteoporosis)
  • Gastrointestinal disorders (stomach, bowel)
  • Cancer management
  • Healthy eating (Intuitive/mindful eating and a non-diet approach)
  • Weight management
  • Adolescents health & Aged care