Amber Odom is a licensed and registered dietitian who brings over 20 years of experience to Village Health Partners. Her passion and specialty is preventative and cardiovascular nutrition and weight management. She enjoys teaching patients how to modify their lifestyles for overall health and wellness and loves to see the results her patients achieve.
Prior to joining Village Health Partners, Amber started her career in dietetics at Parkland Health & Hospital System before working as a registered dietitian at the Cooper Clinic in Dallas for over 10 years.
Amber encourages her patients to make small changes toward a healthier lifestyle and teaches them that, over time, those changes add up to achieve big results. She believes weight loss should be a realistic lifestyle approach involving healthy eating and staying active, while still enjoying foods you love in moderation.
How Amber practices whole-person wellness
Amber enjoys running, working out, cooking and traveling with her husband. They also enjoy spending time outdoors, riding bikes, boating, and watching their two teenagers' basketball games.
Undergraduate degree in food and nutrition, Texas Tech University
Bachelor of Science in clinical dietetics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
She also completed an internship in nutrition at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.
Dallas Dietetic Alliance
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Weight Management and Dietetic Practice Groups
American Association of Diabetes Educators
In 2002, she was named “Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year” by the Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Amber sees patients at Independence Medical Village. To schedule an in-office appointment with her, text (469) 382-3548. To schedule a telehealth appointment, click below.
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