Charlotte Hammond, MS, RD, LDN, RYT is a Registered Dietitian, Hatha Yoga instructor, and medical/scientific illustrator. Her integrative and functional nutritional expertise includes counseling for weight-loss, detoxification and longevity, anxiety and depression, chronic diseases (such as thyroid disorders, autoimmune challenges, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer), macrobiotic/plant-strong/paleo diets, and chronic fatigue.
She is currently a practicing Registered Dietitian, Hatha Yoga and Meditation Instructor, and private nutritional consultant. By day, she sees patients and runs the wellness programming and yoga studio at Aayu Clinics; by night and on weekends, Charlotte sees patients in her private practice, Eating with Ease LLC. Charlotte has previously served home-care patients with advanced diabetic management needs with Dietitians at Home, taught college-level nutrition at Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts, and has both inpatient and outpatient experience from the University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital and Health Sciences System and the Block Center for Integrative Cancer Treatment. She has taught Hatha Yoga and meditation at many studios and private locations in Chicago including Urban Lotus Yoga, Bend Yoga, Village Yoga, Kru Strength and Fitness, Urban Escape Healing, Aayu Clinics, and the Temple of Kriya Yoga, and is a member of both the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Yoga Alliance.
Charlotte is certified in Advanced Integrative and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy and has Master’s degrees in Human Nutrition and Dietetics as well as Biomedical Visualization from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She earned a bachelor’s in Biology at Boston University. She is also certified to teach Kriya Yoga Meditation, holds additional training in prenatal yoga, and earned her foundational yoga teacher training from the Temple of Kriya Yoga.
With curiosity and appreciation, Charlotte is constantly learning and teaching about the human body, seeking to improve the life lived in that body by sharing those insights with others. For more information, please visit or email