Nutrition Before During and After Cancer

Information on nutritional needs for cancer patients


Jyoti Benjamin MS, RD, CSO, CD

Jyoti Benjamin

I am a dietitian with over 20 years of working experience in 3 continents. I work as an oncology dietitian at a major hospital in Seattle. My career has been focused on teaching people the value of good nutrition and to lead healthy lives by natural means. I am a longtime member of AND (Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics) and the International Confederation of Dietetic Association. I have Board Certification as a Specialist in Oncology Nutrition, am also a Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Owing to the internet there is much information freely available, and although there is accurate information available, some may not apply to all scenarios. Through these pages I intend to offer clear, concise and accurate information that you can apply to your specific case. If there are additional questions, I can be contacted either through this site or on Linkedin.


6 thoughts on “About

  1. Hello,
    I am a registered dietitian who works with oncological surgery in a university hospital in Sweden. I wonder if there is a possibility to come in Contact with at dietitian who works with oesophagectomy at Seattle Virginia Mason.
    Yours Sincerely Nilla Persson, reg. dietitian


  2. Hi Jyoti,

    I’m a medical student at UNC-Chapel Hill. I am creating a resource that converts Southern food/ingredients to the Mediterranean Diet for CVD and diabetes prevention. I want to add your blog to a trusted blog section, because of your expertise and experience. Can I have your permission to link to this site?


  3. Hi, I was wondering if you also give diet plans for weight loss?


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