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Mrs Anne Holdoway


As a registered Dietician with more than 25 years’ experience, Anne's career has spanned the NHS, private sector and industry.

She graduated from the University of Leeds in 1986 with a BSc (Hons) in Human Nutrition & Dietetics.

Presently working in a clinical capacity in the Southwest of England, with a private practice at Sulis Hospital Bath, Anne undertakes one-to-one consultations with clients undergoing bariatric procedures, including assessment of their suitability.

She advises clients on dietary changes to optimise health and reduce symptoms associated with digestive diseases, and advises clients undergoing cancer treatment. She also provides advice after treatment on issues relating to nutritional status and wellbeing.

Anne specialises in:

  • Gastroenterology and nutrition including coeliac disease, IBS (functional bowel disorders), coeliac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, systemic sclerosis with gi involvement, working closely with the Consultant Gastroenterologists.
  • Bariatrics (weight loss surgery) e.g. gastric band, intragastric balloon in conjunction with the GI Surgeon.
  • Nutrition pre and post-operative including artificial nutrition support e.g. oral and enteral tube feeding
  • Diet and cancer - during and after treatment
  • Osteoporosis

Anne enjoys working closely with her clients to provide education and an understanding of the underlying causes of symptoms, and tailors advice to help individuals use diet to improve symptoms and optimise health and wellbeing.

She acts as an advisor to industry, and holds several national positions in the Dietetic profession and in multi-professional organisations.

Anne is Associate Editor of the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics and is actively involved in research to help ensure that Dietitians and healthcare professionals deliver care and dietary advice that is based on clinical evidence.

Anne has published and presented research and guidelines on a national and international basis and is presently undertaking a Professional Doctorate in health at the University of Bath where she is also Honorary lecturer.

She regularly speaks at healthcare professional events and patient events and is passionate about the subject of nutrition and diet.


  • Dietary services and assessments

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Additional information about Mrs Anne Holdoway

Specialist Dietitian - Advanced Independent Practitioner

Chair of the England Board of the British Dietetic Association (BDA)

Associate Editor of the Journal of Human Nutrition & Dietetics

Chair - Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Group of the BDA

Council member of British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN)

Full member of the British Dietetic Association

Member of the British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN)

Associate member of the British Society of Gastroenterology

Member of the Gastroenterology Specialist Group of the BDA

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How to find us
Just 10 minutes from Bath
The Sulis Hospital Bath,
Foxcote Avenue,
Peasedown St John,
Bath, BA2 8SQ
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By Car

Sulis Hospital is located 6 miles south of Bath city centre. Travelling from Bath, head south west on the A367. After you pass the Audi and Mercedes-Benz dealerships on your left take the first exit on the roundabout into Wellow Lane. Then take the first left into Foxcote Avenue and the Bath Business Park. Sulis Hospital is located immediately on your right hand side and the entrance is opposite the entrance to Mercedes-Benz.


A visitors' car park is located directly in front of the hospital. This is free of charge to patients and visitors.

By Public Transport

There are regular buses to Peasedown St John. Please note the nearest bus stop is a short walk.