Atlantic General Hospital & Health System
located at Atlantic Health Center
9714 Healthway Drive
Berlin, Maryland 21811
Learn a new way to look at your plate to eat a more balanced diet.
Individuals may benefit from nutritional counseling to improve a number
of medical conditions including:
- Cardiovascular disease (including high cholesterol, triglycerides, blood pressure)
- Digestive disorders (including IBS)
- Food allergies and intolerances (including Celiac disease)
- Kidney disease
- Cancer care
- Childhood obesity
Our Nutrition Services Team
Amanda Buckley, RD, LDN
Amanda Buckley, RD, LDN is a licensed and registered dietitian providing
clinical counseling, training, and education in food and nutrition. Amanda
completed nutrition coursework and research at James Madison University,
University of London, Birkbeck, and University of Ghana, Legon, completing
a BS in Nutrition at University of Maryland Eastern Shore, culminating
in a comprehensive dietetic internship through Iowa State University.
She currently works as Clinical Nutrition Services Coordinator for inpatient
and outpatient services at Atlantic General, as well as lending expertise
to Bariatric Services. Amanda is a native of the Eastern Shore.
Katie Busacca MS, RD, LDN
Katie is a registered dietitian and licensed dietitian nutritionist from
New Jersey. She earned her undergraduate degree in Health Sciences with
an emphasis in Dietetics from James Madison University and her graduate
degree in Nutrition Education from Montclair State University. Katie then
completed her dietetic internship through Iowa State University in Cedar
Rapids, IA. She currently works at Atlantic General Hospital as an inpatient
dietitian and has previous experience working as a nutrition counselor
for the Maryland WIC program.
We offer nutritional counseling for weight management, whether a patient
is seeking to gain or lose weight. We also provide guidance on proper
nutrition for vegetarians as well as healthy eating for general well-being.
Additionally, upon request, we can help coordinate a consultation with the
Diabetes Education Program for diabetes counseling. To make an appointment, please contact Nutrition