Krista Jensema

MS, RD, CSP, LD, CLC
Registered Dietitian

Krista is a Pediatric Registered Dietitian from Chicago, Illinois where she was previously working at La Rabida Children’s Hospital. While working there,  she developed a passion for working with children of all ages and medical complexities. Krista is a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition as well as a Certified Lactation Counselor.
 
Krista has experience working with children and families who may struggle with nutrition complications associated with growth, prematurity, food allergies, developmental delays, gastrointestinal issues, tube feeding, and picky eating/problem feeding (including the SOS Approach to Feeding).
 
In addition, Krista has a personal interest in keeping up to date with the latest research and recommendations for gastrointestinal disorders due to her own struggles. Krista has worked with a number of patients suffering from Crohn’s disease, irritable bowl syndrome, ulcerative colitis, bowel resection, reflux, gastroparesis, and more in both adults and children.
 
When Krista isn’t working you can find her searching for the best tacos and margaritas in town, at the Pilates studio, or working on her latest hobby – gardening!
COUNSELING SPECIALTIES

ARFID –  Autism –  Diabetes – Food Allergies – Gastrointestinal – Introducing Solids / Baby-led Weaning – Lactation Counseling – Malnutrition – Picky Eating / Problem Feeding – Prematurity – Tube Feeding

AGE GROUPS

0+

AVAILABILITY

Weekdays – Evenings – Weekends

Meet Krista!

ADDITIONAL DIETITIANS

Food Allergies

Meredith Link

RD, LD

Meredith Link

RD, LD

ADDITIONAL DIETITIANS

Gastrointestinal Health

ADDITIONAL DIETITIANS

Pediatrics

Meredith Link

RD, LD

Krista Jensema

MS, RD, CSP, LD, CLC
Registered Dietitian

Krista is a Pediatric Registered Dietitian from Chicago, Illinois where she was previously working at La Rabida Children’s Hospital. While working there, she developed a passion for working with children of all ages and medical complexities. Krista is a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition as well as a Certified Lactation Counselor.

Krista has experience working with children and families who may struggle with nutrition complications associated with growth, prematurity, food allergies, developmental delays, gastrointestinal issues, tube feeding, and picky eating/problem feeding (including the SOS Approach to Feeding).

In addition, Krista has a personal interest in keeping up to date with the latest research and recommendations for gastrointestinal disorders due to her own struggles. Krista has worked with a number of patients suffering from Crohn’s disease, irritable bowl syndrome, ulcerative colitis, bowel resection, reflux, gastroparesis, and more in both adults and children.

When Krista isn’t working you can find her searching for the best tacos and margaritas in town, at the Pilates studio, or working on her latest hobby – gardening!

COUNSELING SPECIALTIES

ARFID –  Autism –  Diabetes – Food Allergies – Gastrointestinal – Introducing Solids / Baby-led Weaning – Lactation Counseling – Malnutrition – Picky Eating / Problem Feeding – Prematurity – Tube Feeding

AGE GROUPS

0+

AVAILABILITY

Weekdays – Evenings – Weekends

Meet Krista!

ADDITIONAL DIETITIANS

Food Allergies

Meredith Link

RD, LD

ADDITIONAL DIETITIANS

Gastrointestinal Health

Meredith Link

RD, LD

ADDITIONAL DIETITIANS

Pediatrics

Meredith Link

RD, LD