Karina Tolentino, RD, CHWC

Karina Tolentino, RD, CHWC
Title: Dietitian
Education: San Francisco State University
Expertise: Dietetics
  • Member of the ​​Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Nutrition Blogger


Karina Tolentino, RD, CHWC is a dietitian and health coach specializing in treating people living with chronic kidney disease. Her approach to nutrition is making diet changes to improve health in an enjoyable and sustainable way throughout a patient’s life. Karina encourages autonomy in healthcare and supports making nutrition decisions that align with personal values. She is also a freelance writer and writes on her personal blog Dietitian Karina

I became a dietitian to help others adopt a healthy lifestyle to feel happy in their body and prevent disease. I'm committed to supporting people in unlearning nutrition misinformation and fostering a positive relationship between food and wellness.


Karina received her bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University. She completed over 1200 hours of supervised practice in her Dietetic internship with the French food service management company Sodexo. She received her Health and Wellness Coach Certification through Wellcoaches School of Coaching.

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