Doris Nicolas-Mir, MPH, RDN, LDN, CDCES

Diabetes, Prediabetes, Heart Health, Weight Management

Doris is a registered dietitian who enjoys working with patients to help them meet their wellness goals. Throughout her career she has developed an interest in working with patients to improve health conditions such as diabetes, prediabetes, hypertension, and high cholesterol. Along with these conditions Doris also helps support patients with their weight management goals. She believes that health and wellness is about treating the whole person. Which is why she will work together with the other members of the Avance Care team such as, the medical providers and behavioral wellness specialists to help coordinate patient care. Doris is fluent in Spanish and enjoys working with the diverse population in North Carolina.

When you meet with Doris, she will make sure that your interests remain at the center of each session. She feels strongly that there is no one-size-fits-all approach and will customize a plan that works for you.

Doris was born and raised in south Florida. She moved to Clayton, North Carolina 14 years ago where she lives with her husband, three children and their spoiled schnauzer Pochi. She enjoys reading, gardening, hiking, and cooking her family’s traditional Cuban dishes.

Education, Certifications, & Accomplishments

  • Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist
  • Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist in the state of North Carolina
  • Master of Public Health, University of Miami
  • Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management
  • Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Certificate
  • American Diabetes Association Provider of the Year Award 2013
  • American Diabetes Association Patient Care Award 2012

Por que ama lo que ase se preocupa por el paciente es una persona muy humana estoy muy feliz con eya ese tipo de profesionales es que nesecitamo en el sistema de salud

“Because she loves what she does, worries about the patient, is a very humane person, I am very happy with her, that type of professionalism is needed in the healthcare system.”

Doris is knowledgeable and judgement-free with her clients. Her recommendations have changed my life because they’ve helped me create new habits. I have more resources now than I ever have before, and her encouragement when I’ve hit plateaus has kept me from reverting back to old habits.

The sessions are very informative and educational. I learned a great deal and had a pleasant experience with my nutritionist Doris. I highly recommend Avance Nutrition Services.