Dietwise Nutrition Clinics is a leading private nutrition clinic in Perth. We deliver positive health outcomes through the latest evidence-based practice and over 25 years of experience. We have built an outstanding reputation by treating all our patients as individuals providing the care, compassion and time they deserve to optimise health and well being whether it be for general healthy eating, disease prevention, weight loss, symptom management or recovery from illness.
Our passionate and dedicated team of Dietitians pride themselves in offering a premium service and reject the 'one diet fits all' approach. We have the time to care, support, understand, coach, motivate and fine tune. This approach enables us to treat the whole person with kindness, compassion, sensitivity and respect.
Our team at Dietwise Nutrition Clinics are all Accredited Practising Dietitians, Accredited Nutritionists and are members of the Dietitians Association of Australia. Our teams are also all Optifast Accredited Heath Professionals.
You can trust you are in expert hands.
About Sonya Douglas
Director, Principal Accredited Practising Dietitian
Sonya is one of Perth's leading Accredited Practising Dietitians and Nutritionist with over 25 years experience. In 1994, she was nominated for Entrepreneurial Dietitian after only 18 months of setting up Dietwise Nutrition Clinics and was asked to lecture final year Dietetic students at Curtin University on working in private practice. She also mentors Masters of Dietetics students from both ECU and Curtin University at Dietwise through her volunteer program.
Sonya is sought after as a Consultant to the corporate sector, private hospitals, catering companies, private enterprise, schools and residential aged care facilities. She has worked with companies such as BHP Billiton, MacMahon, Transfield Worley, Brookfield and Dome Cafe. She is one of 3 national Dietitians for the AIA Vitality Program consulting to patients around Australia. Sonya is passionate about mental health and her expertise was sought after to set up the dietetic service at the Mental Health Unit at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. Sonya also shares the role of Head of Department of Dietetics & Nutrition at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. Despite her diverse experience, Sonya continues to commit time and passion to consulting with private patients at Dietwise, with a particular interest in eating disorders.
Sonya embraces a fun active lifestyle which keeps her in top condition to raise and feed her 4 active sons! Her Italian heritage explains her passion for food which she shares on her Instagram- @Mediterranean_Dietitian.