About Natalie Chermel
Natalie began her career in the field of bariatrics in 2014. Natalie received her BS in Dietetics with a minor in Organizational Leadership Supervision from Purdue University and completed her dietetic internship at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. After becoming an RD, Natalie began working at a large bariatric surgery clinic in Dallas, where she counseled hundreds of patients both before and after surgery, conducted weight management classes, and lead monthly support groups. Natalie has worked with a variety of weight loss surgery patients, including those with the gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, duodenal switch, gastric band, and revision patients. Recently Natalie began a new position as an inpatient dietitian at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, but continues to see bariatric patients telephonically through Bariatric Dietitian Services. In her spare time, Natalie enjoys cooking and baking, attending kickboxing classes, and spending time with her family, friends, and dog.