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Samantha Rongstad, LD,RD

  • Accepting New Patients
  • Offers Phone/Video Appointments

About Samantha

Samantha Rongstad is a registered dietitian and a graduate of the University of North Dakota. She is currently pursuing her Master's in Nutrition at UND. Her past experience includes working as an intern at the VA hospital in Fargo where she coached patients in the MOVE! weight management program. Sam volunteers as the student ambassador for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation. In her current role, she strives to help patients live healthier lives by providing support, nutrition education, and tools to create better habits. Outside of work, Samantha enjoys exercising at Choice Health and Fitness, cooking new recipes, listening to podcasts, and watching movies with her husband and their two dogs.

Professional Memberships

Student Ambassador for Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; North Dakota Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; North Dakota Nutrition Council

Philosophy of Medicine

"The role of the dietitian is to meet people where they are and act as a guide to motivate and support them through the process of making changes toward a healthier lifestyle."

Locations Sanny and Jerry Ryan Center for Prevention and Genetics
  • Formal Education
  • Accelerated Nutrition & Dietetics University of North Dakota
    Grand Forks, ND
Medical Interests Special Clinical Interests:
  • Weight management
  • Health promotion
  • Sports nutrition
  • Preventative health