Lauren Gustafson is a registered dietitian nutritionist currently specializing in bariatrics and weight management in Chicago, IL. Lauren received her Bachelor of Science degree in nutrition and dietetics from Benedictine University and her Master of Science in dietetics degree from Loyola University Chicago. Along with nutrition and healthy eating, Lauren also has a passion for fitness and received her personal training certification through the National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF).
Lauren is currently a member of the interdisciplinary team at Endeavor Health Weight Management- this team includes surgeons, bariatricians, nurses, psychologists, exercise physiologists, and dietitians to help patients who want to pursue both surgical or nonsurgical weight loss.
Lauren has a passion for the low-carb eating style, and many of her patients have pursued low-carb/keto eating plans with great success. When Lauren is not counseling patients, you can find her in the gym lifting weights, at home catching up on shows, reading, or cooking.