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Melissa Leonard

Melissa Leonard, MS, RDN, LDN

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Dietician,
  • Nutritionist


Melissa Leonard, MS, RDN, LDN, is a licensed dietician and nutritionist. Her specialties include pediatric nutrition, adult general medical nutrition therapy, heart health and prediabetes nutrition education.

She approaches each patient individually with patience and gentleness, listening to their specific concerns and needs. She strives to ensure patients feel comfortable and valued while in their care.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to church, playing tennis, shopping and anything Disney.

“I believe in an individualized approach to care. I strive to meet patients where they are in regards to specific concerns, needs and abilities and ensure they feel valued and respected.” – Melissa Leonard, MS, RDN, LDN



Graduate School

University of North Carolina at Greensboro, M.S. Nutrition


University of North Carolina at Greensboro, B.S. Human Nutrition and Dietetics

Professional Memberships

  • The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics