Megan Marchaterre is a professional, knowledgeable nutritionist in Essex County. She is a Registered Dietitian, Nutritionist, having earned her Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition/Dietetics from Montclair State University and completed her dietetic internship through the College of Saint Elizabeth. Prior to joining our staff as an Essex County NJ nutritionist, Megan’s dietetic career began working in health clubs doing nutrition counseling and personal training. She has since worked in long term care, wellness centers, and completed the Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management through the commission on dietetic registration. Megan joined Back To Basics Nutrition Counseling in November of 2013 and has since become an accomplished Essex County nutritionist.
“I believe in a non-diet approach focusing on whole foods and lifestyle change. I take a no 'one size fits all' approach and create individual plans based on the patients needs.”
Outside of work Megan maintains an active lifestyle. She also enjoys spending time with her family and cooking healthy meals for her husband and children.
Megan's scope of practice includes:
• Sports nutrition
• Weight management
• Bariatric nutrition counseling
• Medical nutrition therapy
• Child/adolescent nutrition/picky eaters
• Food allergies
• Body composition analysis