Optimise your health or manage a medical condition with the support of an expert in nutrition.


Newcastle Accredited Practising Dietitians

Our Accredited Practising Dietitians can help you manage or treat a variety of health conditions. In addition to their core capabilities of weight management (loss or gain), diabetes, cardiovascular disease and healthy eating, each of our team has a number of special interests and areas of expertise to assist your specific health need.

Ethos Health's Accredited Practising Dietitians are registered with all major private health insurers, Medicare, NDIS and the Department of Veteran Affairs.

Our dietitians see patients from our Newcastle clinic and provide virtual consultations via phone or video.

Dr Jane Watson - Newcastle Dietitian

Dr Jane Watson

PhD BHSc (N&D), Cert IV TAE

Jane has over 20 years' experience in supporting individuals and families to make positive dietary changes for their health. She is passionate about cutting through misinformation and translating nutrition science into practical advice to improve eating habits. Her interest in infant, child and maternal nutrition was consolidated during her PhD in assessing the dietary intakes of children and adolescents. Jane has undertaken additional study in child nutrition, population health and parenting programs. Being a mum of three boys, she understands the chaos of life and has a caring, realistic and practical approach. 

Rowen Davison - Newcastle Dietitian

Rowan Davison

BNutrDiet (Hons)

Rowan graduated with Honours from the University of Newcastle in 2013. Prior to joining the Ethos Health team in 2019, Rowan worked primarily with NSW Health in both inpatient and community settings within Hunter, Murrumbidgee and Sydney districts. He has experience in a wide range of issues including weight management, paediatrics, diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders, oncology, cardiac and renal (kidney) function, aged care, sports nutrition, vegetarian/vegan eating and mental health. Rowan has a special interest in gut health and has completed training in FODMAPs with Monash University and also Microba training which certifies him to assist clients who are interested in microbiome testing. Rowan's clients appreciate his knowledge, his kindness and his practical approach. 


Scarlett Gray

BNutrDiet (Hons)​

Scarlett completed her Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Newcastle, with first class honours. Scarlett is passionate about helping people understand the role of nutrition in their everyday life and by simplifying complex information into practical strategies. Scarlett is a generalist dietitian who can see you for any diagnosed health condition and weight loss. With a particular interest in general sports nutrition, improving people’s relationship with food, disordered eating, women’s health and gastrointestinal issues such as IBS, coeliac disease and food intolerances. With over 6 of experience in the fitness industry and a current Pilates instructor, Scarlett can help you create individualised goals that are attainable with an awareness of holistic and sustainable dietary changes.

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Ethos Health’s Accredited Practising Dietitians can help with:

Weight management 

Eating habits have a profound effect on our physical and emotional health. The Ethos Health dietitians provide individualised support with a focus on positive dietary change and alignment with personal goals and lifestyle. Computerised dietary assessment is also available to understand energy balance and nutritional adequacy. This means you have the power to test the impact of any planned food substitutions and ensure you’re getting the best possible outcomes for your effort AND are only making changes you’re comfortable with.

Type 2 diabetes

Our dietitians are experts in diabetes management and have all been involved in the development and use of our flagship 12-week Diabetes Blitz program.

Cardiovascular disease

Our computerised dietary assessment helps show how dietary changes can improve cholesterol, blood pressure and other cardiovascular disease risk factors. You can work with your dietitian to develop practical strategies and food substitutions to provide real improvements in how you feel and in your test results.

Child and adolescent nutrition

Dr Jane Watson is a Paediatric Dietitian and works with families of children of all ages (including infants) for allergies and intolerances, fussy eating, failure to thrive, healthy growth and more. She receives referrals from local paediatricians, GPs and self-referrals and is also an Accredited Triple P Parenting facilitator.

Maternal nutrition

Eating for two? Or hoping to? Dr Jane Watson supports women trying to fall pregnant, pregnant or breastfeeding to assist them manage optimal health for themselves and their baby.

Nutrition and ageing

Rowan Davison supports a variety of aged care facilities across the Hunter region, assisting older individuals and carers maintain a healthy weight and food service providers in menu planning and nutritional advice for specific medical conditions. Excessive weight loss is a frequent issue in older persons and leads to increased risk of falls and secondary medical conditions.

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Dr Jane Watson regularly sees women with PCOS who are challenged by weight management and falling pregnant.

Eating Disorders

Dr Jane Watson has extensive experience in disordered eating behaviours and works closely with local general practitioners, psychologists and other providers to enable a collaborative approach.

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