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Kari Irons - Dietitian at CHKD

"I have worked as a Dietitian in many settings, and I have to say that working in pediatrics at CHKD has been my favorite. I love working at CHKD because I love working with children and seeing the difference nutrition and other medical interventions can make in their lives. The atmosphere is positive and upbeat and everyone has the best interest of each child in mind."

Kari Irons, RD

(757) 668-8688
Practice
Education

College: Indiana University

    Bio

    While Kari has worked as a dietitian in many settings, working in pediatrics at CHKD has been her favorite. Kari is a clinical dietitian in the renal clinic and works closely with transplant recipients, patients on hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, those with chronic kidney disease, and other conditions. She collaborates with patients and their families to improve nutrition, manage symptoms, and address individual nutrition concerns.

    Kari loves working with children and seeing the difference that nutrition and other medical interventions can make in their lives. She enjoys the positive atmosphere at CHKD in which everyone has the best interest of each child in mind.

    Clinical Interests
    • Nutrition as it relates to Transplant Recipients 
    • Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Chronic Kidney Disease
    (757) 668-8688