Emily Wigginton, RDN, LDN
Emily Wigginton graduated from Purdue University with a double major in Nutrition, Fitness, and Health as well as Dietetics. Emily became a registered dietitian after completing her internship at Murray State University in Kentucky and Jackson Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, TN.
- Emily is:
- a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
- registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration
- licensed by the Alabama Board of Examiners for Dietetics and Nutritionists
Emily first worked in a nursing home setting, previous to her employment at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital in Florence, AL. As a registered dietitian at a large hospital, Emily has counseled patients covering a broad spectrum of diet and nutrition needs.
Aside from direct patient care in the hospital, Emily has counseled many patients as outpatients seeking guidance for weight management, eating disorders, or those seeking a more healthy lifestyle. Emily has also taught classes at multiple facilities concerning nutrition, health, and wellness.