Nutrition Counseling


As of April 1, 2019, the first part of our nutrition expansion will officially roll out!

We will have a dietitian team offering nutrition counseling at 12 locations in NJ/PA, all covered by in-network medical benefits!

HIPAA compliant virtual consultation are available too to extend our reach even further.

Email us at nutrition@bewellihs.com, or call 973-975-0280 for more info and to make an appointment!

Marisa Sweeney RDN
Registered Dietitian
Owner of Be Well Integrative Health Services

Email: Marisa@BeWellMorristown.com
Phone: 973.975.0270

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in New Jersey and Pennsylvania since 2009
Earned her bachelor's degree in Nutrition and Food Science with a concentration in Dietetics from Montclair State University
Practiced dietetics at Hackensack University Medical Center, Holy Name Medical Center, and Kessler Institute of Rehabilitation
Sits on the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; and is a member of the Pennsylvania Dietetic Association
Director of Wellness Services for Reproductive Medical Associates of New Jersey, 2015-2018
Founder and President of the Morristown Mayor's Wellness Campaign, 2011-2017
Owner and Creator of the New Jersey VegFest, The Garden State’s Official Vegan Food Festival
Women's Center for Entrepreneurship Corporation 2013 Woman of the Year, Finalist
Chairperson and founding member of the Morristown Women in Business, 2015-present
Sits on the board of Atlantic Health's Community Advisory Board, 2011-present
Sits on the Advisory Board of Sustainable Morristown, 2017-present
Chairperson of the New Jersey Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Conference, 2016-2019
Named New Jersey Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ Emerging Dietetic Leader of 2017

Marisa Sweeney sees patients in RMANJ's Morristown, Florham Park, and Lehigh Valley offices, and also offers virtual tele-consultaions.

Gabrielle Rutenberg RDN
Registered Dietitian
Email: Gabrielle@BeWellMorristown.com
Phone: 973.975.0270

Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist in New Jersey since 2015
Earned her bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Food Science with a concentration in Dietetics from Montclair State University
Completed a 10 month dietetic internship with the Sodexo New York/Metropolitan area dietetic internship program
A member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the New Jersey Dietetic Association.
Currently practicing with Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey and Clara Maass Medical Center, in addition to practicing at Be Well Morristown.

Experienced in providing medical nutritional therapy for the following nutritional issues:
Gastrointestinal disorders including IBS, GERD, Crohns disease, Celiac's disease etc.
Food Allergies/Intolerances
Optimizing Fertility
PCOS
Pregnancy
Weight Management
Hashimoto’s Disease/Hypothyroidism
Anti-Inflammatory Diets
Diabetes Management
Cardiovascular Health
General Healthy Eating Habits

Gabrielle Rutenberg sees patients in RMANJ's Somerset, Princeton, Springfield, and Eatontown offices, and is available for virtual tele-consultations.

Janet Kopchinski RDN CNSC
Registered Dietitian
Email: Janet@BeWellMorristown.com
Phone: 973.975.0270

Janet Kopchinski, RD CNSC, is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with over 10 years of experience in Pediatric Nutrition.
Earned her bachelor's degree, with a concentration in dietetics, from Rutgers University.
Is a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) from The American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.
Holds a Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Worked at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York.
Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center.
Is a published author on Adolescent Bariatric Nutrition, and has presented multiple lectures on Pediatric Nutrition in various settings.

Experienced in providing medical nutritional therapy for the following nutritional issues:
Normal Pediatric Nutrition
Obesity and Overweight
Failure-To-Thrive and Underweight
Picky Eaters
Vegetarian and Vegan Diets
Food Allergies
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Adolescent Bariatric Surgery
Irritable Bowel Disease
Enteral Nutrition and Blenderized Diets
Parenteral Nutrition

Janet Kopchinski sees patients in RMANJ's Morristown office, and also offers virtual tele-consultaions.

Desiree Martin RDN
Registered Dietitian
Email: Desiree@BeWellMorristown.com
Phone: 973.975.0270

Desiree Martin has a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from West Chester University in Pennsylvania where she graduated with summa cum laude honors. She then continued her journey at Montclair State University where she successfully completed 1,200 hours of supervised practice. Desiree became a registered dietitian in 2014 and began working as a clinical dietitian at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold shortly after.

"I believe that each new meal and snack is a brand new opportunity to make smarter, more informed choices to better improve our bodies and overall well-being." - Desiree Martin, RD

Desiree worked closely with both inpatients and outpatients at CentraState. She facilitated monthly group classes for the pulmonary rehabilitation patients and provided individual nutrition counseling for patients undergoing radiation therapy. Desiree has acute care experience in: general medical/surgical, oncology, cardiac/telemetry, critical care, mother/baby, orthopedics and the psychiatric unit. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the New Jersey Dietetic Association. Her approach is to work with the patient to create an individualized meal plan and balanced lifestyle that accommodates the patient’s specific nutrition goals using scientific and evidence based information and education tools.

Desiree Martin is available for virtual tele-consultations only.

Leda Ristovic RD
Registered Dietitian
Email: Leda@BeWellMorristown.com
Phone: 973.975.0270

Leda Ristovic holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Nutrition/Dietics from Montclair State University. She became a registered dietician upon successfully completing 1200 hours of supervised practice with Iowa State University's Dietetic Internship program.

"Investing in our health and being able to influence some kind of change is incredibly empowering." - Leda Ristovic, RD

Prior to beginning her career at RMANJ, Ristovic has worked with a variety of populations including prenatal care, maternity, infant and pediatric nutrition, elderly/long term care, and acute care. She also holds a certificate of raining in adult weight management, obstainted a four part breastfeeding training, and is a certified food safety manager. Her ultimate goal in her career is to educate others on how to make healthier choices and lead balanced lives, using scientific and evidence based information. And of course... world peace!

Leda Ristovic sees patients in RMANJ's West Orange, Basking Ridge, and Englewood offices, and also offers virtual tele-consultaions.