ABOUT Yvonne

ABOUT Yvonne

BSc in Nutrition with Upper Second-Class Honours at Kings College London

PGDip in Dietetics & Nutrition with Distinction at London Metropolitan University

Member of British Dietetic Association

Registered Dietitian with Health and Care Professions Council

I became a dietitian because I genuinely believe nothing is more natural than using food as medicine.

I studied and received my training in London. Since I qualified,
I began my career as a Registered Dietitian in an NHS hospital in in London in 2013. Over the years I have also worked as a Catering Dietitian for Interserve and a Gastroenterology Specialist Dietitian in several other NHS hospitals in London and Kent.


I began my journey as a Freelance Dietitian in 2015 and founded Yvonne Yum Dietitian in 2017. I have a particular interest in gastrointestinal disorders such as coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, liver and pancreatic diseases. 

In my spare time, I love baking and cooking for my family. I enjoy putting my nutritional knowledge into practice whilst creating fun recipes that are suitable for many diet types. 


Since the birth of my daughter, Lettie, I have developed a new interest in infant nutrition. Soon after weaning, we discovered she had multiple food allergies. I refused to let this defeat us and was determined to take on this new challenge!

To find out more about my therapeutic recipes, including my weaning recipes, please visit my YouTube channel!

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