Lisa Andrews Bio

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Lisa Cicciarello Andrews, MEd, RD, LD


Lisa Cicciarello Andrews has been a Registered Dietitian in Cincinnati since 1990.   She received a Bachelors degree in Nutrition from Youngstown State University and Masters in Nutrition Education at the University of Cincinnati.  She completed her dietetic internship at Good Samaritan Hospital where she received the Sister Romuald Award.  Lisa was certified by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics in Adult Weight Management in 2003.  She was nominated for the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Excellence in Media Award for 2014-15 and frequently appears on Fox 19 Morning News.  In 2002, she received the Ohio Dietetic Association Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award.

Lisa was a clinical dietitian at the VA Medical Center for over 23 years while starting up Sound Bites Nutrition in 2008.  Her nutrition expertise also comes from community experience at the Cincinnati Nutrition Council and teaching courses for the University of Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky University and Christ Hospital School of Nursing for over 12 years.  She serves as nutrition expert for,, and and has been quoted in several local and national publications.  She is a regular contributor to Phoenix Magazine and Stone Soup- the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Food & Nutrition online food blog.

She enjoys speaking on nutrition and providing health education for employers and has consulted for P&G, Ethicon Endosurgery, GE, Scripps Network, the CDC, Vantiv, Vega Americas, the Wellness Community, Siemens, Skidmore Sales, Office Depot, Gorilla Glue and many other companies.  Lisa serves as a nutrition consultant for the Kroger pharmacy wellness and diabetes management programs where she provides one on one counseling, group classes and grocery store tours.  She is also contracted with Cigna, Wellness Concepts, Wellness Corporate Solutions and Balancing Life’s Issues to provide nutrition and wellness lectures.

Lisa works with adults (18 and up) and her interests include medical nutrition therapy for obesity, diabetes, PCOS, pre-natal and pregnancy nutrition, nutrition support (enteral and parenteral nutrition), cancer prevention/treatment, pre and post surgery nutrition support, renal disease, cardiovascular disease, wellness, and gastrointestinal disorders such as celiac disease, liver disease and IBS.

You can meet with Lisa by appt at Cincinnati Functional Fitness at 5005 Barrow Ave (blue building near the I 71 S on ramp). Call or email for an appointment or program or 513-675-6780.  Calls will be answered within 24 hours.

As of July 1, I will no longer be accepting private insurance and visits will be out of pocket pay only