Andrew Ho-Peng is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with the Dietitians Association of Australian (DAA) and an Accredited Sports Dietitian with Sports Dietitians Australia (SDA). He consults in private practice and has worked for the Sons of the West men’s health program, in academia, as a consultant Sports Dietitian and across a number of sporting clubs.
Andrew has extensive experience in performance and body composition nutrition. He has worked in a wide variety of sports and with many active to elite individuals, including football, body building, weight lifting, marathon running, cycling, triathlon, rowing and combat / striking ports. Sport has been a prominent part of Andrew’s life. From school events, to competitive AFL and basketball, right through to his most recent sporting ventures of body building, road cycling and outdoor sports, he is passionate about being fit and active and working with clients to achieve their personal best.
You can expect from a Sport Dietitian like Andrew, accurate diet and nutritional information and advice, based on scientific evidence and a highly practical learning experience that will help you eat healthily to enhance your health and performance. His approach is individual personalised nutrition and coaching that focuses on building lifelong knowledge and skills.
In recent years Andrew has developed an interest in DEXA technology to analyse body composition; this has proven to be a powerful tool to enhance his patients' nutritional outcomes. He is the co-director of DEXA Melbourne with a team of like-minded Dietitians specialising in the use of DEXA technology. Andrew is committed to using accurate, precise and current scientific validated methods so that his clients can get the best out of DEXA technology in combination with his Dietetic expertise.
Beyond sports and DEXA, Andrew mentors emerging Dietitians and nutrition students and helps them build professional and personal competence.