Meet Fatima Ferkh: Your Dedicated Dietitian in Bankstown
The Cornerstone of Nutrition Expertise
Fatima is a dynamic and skilled dietitian who holds a Master’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Sydney and a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Science from the University of New South Wales. Her rigorous academic background uniquely equips her to delve deep into the intricate connections between diet and disease.
A Devotion to Professional Excellence
As a member of the Dietitian’s Association of Australia, Fatima ardently believes in staying at the cutting edge of her field. To this end, she has completed advanced certifications, including a Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition from the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. Further, she has been trained in the use of the low FODMAP diet for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) by Monash University.
Tailoring Solutions for Diverse Health Challenges
Fatima shines particularly in a clinical setting, boasting a wealth of hands-on experience that spans an impressive range of health issues. Her areas of expertise are diverse but her particular passion lies in paediatric dietetics, providing unrivalled knowledge in tackling challenges like faltering growth, childhood obesity, and texture progression. She is also skilled in managing picky eating habits, eating disorders, and allergies and intolerances in children. Additionally, her comprehensive understanding extends to women’s health, gastrointestinal health, diabetes, cardiovascular health, texture modification, and nutrition support.
Beyond the Clinic: A Creative Outlet
But Fatima’s talents don’t end at the clinic’s door. She’s also the creative mind behind a YouTube channel called Diets and Doodles. On this platform, she combines her love for art and nutrition to share mouth-watering recipes, decode dietary concepts, and debunk myths surrounding diet and health.
60 seconds With Fatima Ferkh
I relax by immersing myself in the extensive and creative world of gaming.
enjoy swimming and frequenting the gym.
I am a super nerd and love to draw comics.
My profession allows me to connect with all types of people, over all age ranges and with varying types of cultures and experiences. Not only do I feel accomplished assisting others with improving their health and achieving their goals, but I also continue to learn about their experiences, hardships and victories over their journey.
All the staff are very welcoming and help motivate me to achieve my individual goals as well as the goals of the clinic.