Melinda Img

Melinda Braithwaite is the owner and director of Lifestyle Nutrition.

Melinda Braithwaite is an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) and Accredited Nutritionist (AN) with a Master of Science (Dietetics) and Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine). Melinda is also a registered personal trainer having completed her Certificate III and IV in Fitness.

Melinda has always had a passion for food and nutrition. She enjoys working with clients to help them build a more positive relationship with food whilst also achieving their health and wellness goals. Melinda has a particular interest in weight management using a non-diet approach, diabetes, gastrointestinal health including coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome and food intolerances and children's nutrition.

Melinda consults with Beach End Medical Clinic in Mornington, Wells Road Medical Centre in Chelsea Heights, Village Family Medical Centre in Carrum Downs, Physio & Fitness Clinic in Seaford, Healthy Energy in Glen Waverley and Connective Healthcare in Frankston and Bentleigh East.

Professional Memberships

  • Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA)
  • Diabetes Victoria
  • Coeliac Victoria and Tasmania
  • Fitness Australia


  • Master of Science (Dietetics)
  • Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine)
  • Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition and Dietetics Unit 1
  • Certificate III and IV in Fitness
  • ISAK Level 1 Anthropometry
  • Level 2 First Aid