Telema Briggs

RDN
LD
PhD
4.82
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100
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All appointments are virtual
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Specialties
Heart Health
Emotional Eating
Sports & Performance Nutrition
Gut Health
Weight Concerns
General Health
Diabetes or prediabetes
High Blood Pressure
High Cholesterol
Gestational Diabetes
Prediabetes
Type 1 Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes
Crohn’s Disease
GERD / Acid Reflux
IBS
SIBO
Ulcerative Colitis
Bariatric Surgery
Help gaining weight
Help losing weight
Weight Stabilization
Counseling approach
🎯
Solution-oriented
💪🏻
Empowering
🗣️
Accountability
Insurance
Anthem
United Healthcare
Anthem
Cigna
Anthem
Aetna
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Medicare
United Healthcare
Able to see patients in
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ID
IN
MA
MI
NH
NY
OK
OR
PA
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UT
VT
VA
WA
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WI
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AZ
CA
CO
CT
HI
ID
IN
MA
MI
NH
NJ
NY
OK
OR
PA
UT
VT
VA
WA
WV
WI
WY
Client age range
18+
18+
WHAT PATIENTS ARE SAYING
"Telema has been excellent. He has listened to my needs and what I am trying to accomplish while arming me with the right tools to achieve what I am trying to accomplish."
WHAT PATIENTS ARE SAYING
"Telema is patient and extremely helpful"
WHAT PATIENTS ARE SAYING
"Telema is awesome - he is really digging into my issues and working to understand the best course of treatment. I'm so hopeful!"
About
Telema
Dr. Telema Briggs is a registered dietitian, published research nutritionist and educator based in the New York City metropolitan area, residing in Jersey City, NJ. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Hampton University. After gaining clinical experience while working in Washington DC, he gained a true appreciation for the ways diet and lifestyle influence health—inspiring him to further his education in nutrition. He returned to New Jersey to continue his education at Rutgers University-New Brunswick where he earned his PhD in Nutritional Sciences and completed his dietetic training.
Approach to care
As a dietitian, Telema primarily specializes in weight management, general nutrition, sports and performance nutrition, and diabetes, utilizing an empowering, supportive, and solution-oriented approach to counseling. He is passionate about working collaboratively with clients from diverse backgrounds and using his extensive knowledge in nutrition and client-centered counseling approaches to guide his clients to produce desired and sustainable health and wellness outcomes.

What to expect in your first session with Telema?

Clients can expect their first sessions with Telema to focus on getting a thorough understanding of their needs and expectations by taking a deep dive into topics like lifestyle, mindset, stress management, current health status and level of commitment. Regardless of the level of readiness, Telema is happy to meet clients where they are and work closely with them as they build an individualized plan to embark on their journey to wellness through diet and nutrition.
More about
Telema
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Location
📍
Jersey City
,
New Jersey
Education
Rutgers University (PhD. Nutritional Sciences) Hampton University (BS, Biological Sciences)
Hobbies
fitness enthusiast avid food photographer traveling exploring worldly cuisines

When would you like to meet with Telema?

Initial appointments are 55 mins and done over Zoom.
Monday, Jan 1
Timezone
Pricing depends on your insurance. We’ll ask for your information during the signup process. Most patients are completely covered!

Telema currently has no openings.

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RDN
,
LD
,
PhD
,
Heart Health
Emotional Eating
Sports & Performance Nutrition
Gut Health
Weight Concerns
General Health
Diabetes or prediabetes
High Blood Pressure
High Cholesterol
Gestational Diabetes
Prediabetes
Type 1 Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes
Crohn’s Disease
GERD / Acid Reflux
IBS
SIBO
Ulcerative Colitis
Bariatric Surgery
Help gaining weight
Help losing weight
Weight Stabilization
Solution-oriented
Empowering
Accountability
United Healthcare
Cigna
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Texas
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Hawaii
Idaho
Indiana
Massachusetts
Michigan
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
Oklahoma
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Pennsylvania
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Heart Health
Emotional Eating
Sports & Performance Nutrition