Hazel Ng is an internationally acclaimed Registered Dietitian with over 20 years of Medical Nutrition Therapy experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She is dedicated to helping individuals achieve their health and nutritional goals.
She obtained her Bachelors of Science in Clinical Dietetics from the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley), and her certification in Adult Weight Management through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She is also a Certified Diabetes Educator and a Certified Lactation Educator.
Upon graduating, Hazel worked as a Site Manager for the Women, Infant and Children’s (WIC) Program and as a Clinical Dietitian at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles (CHLA). In 2001, she returned to her native home, Hong Kong, to launch Diet Asia, the nation’s first multimedia weight loss consultation center. While in Hong Kong she also co-authored Weight Management Kit –a weight management book that has helped thousands of clients achieve and maintain their weight goal. After a successful 5 years in the industry, she returned to California to start her own nutrition practice.
She is currently the owner of SmartEaters and HRD Consulting Corp, practices with proven records in adult weight management, diabetes and other chronic disease management and bariatric surgery preparation. Aside from leading her team of nutritionist and administrative staff, Hazel works as the RD for Cerritos College and mentors dietetic student interns and college students.
Additionally, Hazel is an experienced public speaker fluent in English, Chinese Mandarin and Cantonese. Having been invited to participate in nutrition seminars in local churches, schools, health fair and private events, media interviews, she is an advocate of targeting behavioral changes within the community. She also maintains a bilingual blog that is featured in Jiaotong University SJTU-Bor S. Luh Food Safety Research Center’s website in Shanghai, China.