Promise of Vitality was founded by Tami Best, MS, RD, CDN. Tami has more than 25 years of healthcare-related experience. She earned bachelor and master degrees in Nutrition and Dietetics. She graduated from The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Dietetic Internship program. Tami is a 2015 graduate of the Leadership Rochester program.
Tami specializes is Functional Nutrition. She holds advanced certification in Functional Nutrition from the American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She also has completed Applying Functional Medicine to Clinical Practice training with The Institute of Functional Medicine. Functional Nutrition stresses the intake of whole foods with micronutrient diversity to address clinical disturbances and help individuals live a vital life. These advanced practice skills give Tami the ability to coordinate advanced functional nutrition therapy with evolving science.
“I am passionate about helping individuals and organizations find functional nutrition and lifestyle solutions for optimal health for themselves and the people they serve. I thrive on assisting healthcare providers to pursue the best possible outcomes for their patients. In addition, as a Boston Marathoner and longtime runner, I welcome the opportunity to work with athletic trainers and athletes to optimize performance for recreational and elite athletes. I believe that if we fuel our body to promote gut health we can all achieve the promise of vitality.“ Tami Best
Ready to get started? Tami and Promise of Vitality can work with you to find solutions for or provide dynamic, informative presentations on eating to promote gut and whole body health. Improving gut health can:
- Lower your toxic burden and support your body’s natural detoxification systems
- Improve metabolic health
- Promote a healthy body weight
- Help optimize athletic performance
- Balance mood, energy and behavior