Lauren Martin, MS, RDN, LD, CEDS-S
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Eating Disorder Patient Care Manager
Lauren serves as our Eating Disorder Patient Care Manager. She has been with Lemond Nutrition since 2016 after obtaining her M.S. in Nutrition from Texas Woman’s University, where she also completed her dietetic internship. Lauren works with both pediatric and adult populations. She works out of our Plano office and provides virtual appointments, as well. She stays current with the latest research to ensure that she is consistently providing evidence-based information while caring for her patients. Lauren sought out additional education in her area of interest and became a Certified Eating Disorders Specialist (CEDS) through IAEDP (the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals).
Lauren's passion is for those that are fighting to overcome an eating disorder or disordered eating. Her approach emcompasses empathy, while also challenging her patients to navigate the uncomfortableness of change. She is constantly researching to find new activities to incorporate into the sessions to help maximize the outcomes for her patients. Lauren works alongside patients to create individualized treatment plans that empower the patient to improve their quality of life and step towards freedom with food. Lauren enjoys working alongside the patient to not only focus on food, but also placing emphasis on the importance of mental and emotional health. She works diligently to empower patients to be an active part of their treatment process.
Lauren is a member of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals and the International Federation of Eating Disorder Dietitians. She works closely with several of the local treatment facilities for ease of transition and to ensure continuity of care. She works closely with other healthcare professionals to help in better serving her patients and ensuring that they receive tailored care. She has a passion for helping educate other healthcare professionals on how to better serve those with eating disorders.
Lauren moved from her hometown of Collinsville in 2008 and currently calls Lavon, Texas home. She and her husband, Kaleb, welcomed their pride and joy, Gideon, in June 2020.