Malavika Athavale is a Consulting Nutritionist/ Dietitian and has been in the field of nutrition since the year 2000. She runs her clinic Eatrite – The Nutrition Clinic, at Andheri West, Mumbai.
Having worked across various verticals under the nutrition segment – through Sushrusha Hospital, Tata Cancer Hospital and NM Medical centre; Malavika, started Eatrite, in 2005 and through this clinic was on the panel of Unilever, Patni Computers Limited, Cognizant Technologies Limited, Tata Consultancy Solutions (TCS) as their in-house dietitian. Apart from that she worked for the paediatric segment through Jamnabai Narsee School, Juhu.
Malavika was on the panel of The Spastic Society of India and Parkinson’s Society of India. She also contributed to various health magazines and has done various features on TV and Newspapers for health and nutrition. Malavika; Created a health App for ICICI Bank employees called “BEFIT” and has done shows for Star Plus and CNBC Awaaz. She regularly conducts workshops and camps for corporate and has done major work with PepsiCo, Johnson & Johnson, Deloitte and various other organisations in the past.
Currently at the clinic she advises clients across age brackets. She has a mixed clientele with requirements ranging from lifestyle modification, clinical corrections for sugar or blood pressure or deranged lipid, cancer care, kidney ailments etc, children nutrition for obesity and senior citizens for general well-being and fitness. Apart from diet planning, counselling and hand holding are the two most crucial roles that she plays at the clinic.
Malavika Athavale reviews our articles on nutrition. She can be reached via email.