BiographyWhitney Thomas, R.D., C.D.E., is a registered dietitian who sees patients at multiple UW Neighborhood Clinics.
Thomas sees her role as a dietitian to provide patients with the information and tools they need to play an active role in their nutritional wellness. She believes food is a significant part of who we are and where we came from, and she loves to show patients how their favorite foods can be part of a healthy lifestyle.
Thomas earned her R.D. at Cal State Fresno. Her clinical and research interests include Thomas Diabetes education and management, disease prevention, integrative medicine, all aspects of diabetes care, culinary skills, meal planning and mindful eating practices
Personal InterestsThomas recently moved to Seattle from Virginia an is originally from St. Louis, Missouri. She enjoys the great outdoors and loves doing anything in or on the water—kayaking, swimming, sailing or rowing. She also loves to hike and ski.
Acute illness and injury, Aesthetic medicine, Behavioral healthcare, Children's care
Adolescent medicine, Aesthetic medicine, Anticoagulation therapy, Behavioral healthcare
Behavioral healthcare, Children's care, Chronic disease management, Diet and nutrition
California State University Fresno
Medical Education, 2007, Dietitian
- Dietition, Registered, 2013, National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
- Dietition, Registered, 2009, Commission on Dietetic Registration