Welcome! Meet Elissa Goldman MS, RD LDN!

Nutritionist near Arlington MA

Why Elissa?

Are you looking for individualized guidance, accountability, and support to best meet your health goals?

As a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, I am trained to provide tailored recommendations and Medical Nutrition Therapy to help you improve your lifestyle. I have an extensive background in nutrition science, successfully completed a one year accredited internship, passed a board exam, and maintain continuing education units to stay up to date with current research. All of my nutrition recommendations are evidence based and individualized.

When we work together, nutrition counseling sessions include helpful resources, small actionable steps, goal setting, and email support between sessions.

Elissa Goldman MS, RD, LDN is a Licensed Registered Dietitian Nutritionist based in Arlington, MA


  • Prediabetes

  • PCOS

  • General healthy eating

Health insurance is accepted.

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Licensed Dietitian in the State of Massachusetts

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences Nutrition Emphasis, Ithaca College
Master of Science in Nutrition and Health Promotion, Simmons College
Dietetic Internship, Sodexo

Professional Biography
Elissa Goldman MS, RD, LDN, owner of Nutrition By Elissa LLC, is a Massachusetts based licensed Registered Dietitian food and nutrition expert. Her professional experience includes working as a clinical dietitian at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital and Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital. Elissa worked as the Nutritional Services Manager at the Boston Living Center – an interdisciplinary community and resource center for individuals with HIV. Elissa developed and facilitated cooking classes, grocery store tours, and nutrition education groups for her clients.

Her formal education includes a master's degree in Nutrition and Health Promotion from Simmons College and a bachelor's degree in Health Sciences with a nutrition emphasis from Ithaca College. Elissa completed her dietetic internship with a leadership concentration through Sodexo.

Now that you know a little bit about me, I look forward to learning about you! Ready to get started?