avondale team


KaTrina Samuels-Garrison, RD

Nutrition Specialist

Attended: University of Hawaii at Manoa.  Dietetic Internship: Marywood University  Enjoys about her job: Patients reaching their goals.  Does in her free time: I love to travel and everything that comes with it!  Favorite Food: No favorites but I love seafood and sweets! 


Nutrition Specialist

Attended: Arizona State University Dietetic Internship: Arizona State University MS/DI Enjoys about her job: I love when patients achieve their goals!  Does in her free time: Cooking and Baking Favorite Food: Pizza


Theresa Price, MS, RD

Nutritional Specialist

Attended: University of Southern Mississippi Dietetic Internship: University of Southern Mississippi Enjoys about her job: I love being able to help many people with their health related goals. Having the ability to impact so many people due to remote/virtual appointments is such a great advantage in the realm of dietetics! Does in her free time: Horseback riding, teaching riding lessons, singing, hiking/working out, spending time with my dogs, spending time with friends and family  Favorite Food: Any Asian Cuisine or chocolate chip cookies


Krupa Mathew, RD

Nutrition Specialist

Attended: Western Michigan University - Nutrition and Dietetics  Dietetic Internship: Baptist Health System - San, Antonio, TX Enjoys about her job: Being able to serve and connect with clients, empowering them to feel confident in their bodies and what it can do when they learn to listen to it, busting nutrition myths, and building sustainable yet a joyous relationship with food. The most rewarding aspect of being a dietitian is when I can see the difference I have made in my clients' lives. Does in her free time: Oil painting, creating new recipes, hiking, traveling  Favorite Food: Indian/Mediterranean food


Sara Woods, MS, RD

Nutrition Specialist

Attended: University of Arizona Dietetic Internship: Lamar University Enjoys about her job: My favorite part about this job is being able to share helpful information with patients and work with them to help reach their nutritional goals.  Does in her free time: Reading, watching football & basketball (I love watching the Arizona Cardinals, Phoenix Suns, and U of A teams!), going for a walk, and spending time with friends & family. Favorite Food: I don't have just one favorite food, but two of my favorite foods are cheeseburgers and chocolate. 


Yadira Chaves-Reyes

Office Coordinator

Enjoys about her job: My favorite part of my job is the interaction with my coworkers and the environment we've created. Also, the sense of knowing that even if our office is virtual, we can help patients and bring the best service to them. Does in her free time:I love spending time with my dogs and working out! Favorite Food: Some of my favorite foods are Mexican seafood, and Italian food.