At New West Physicians, we believe that our staff is a key component in the quality of your care. Whether we are working with patients one-on-one or teaching classes, you will find us knowledgeable and passionate, and eager to educate and care for our community.
Betsy Raube, RN, CDE
Betsy is a Registered Nurse and Certified Diabetes Educator with a Bachelor's degree in Dietetics. She has spent many years counseling patients individually and teaching classes on diabetes and techniques for weight loss. Her goal is to provide patients with various strategies for diet and exercise and individualize a plan of care for each patient. She wants to empower people to make positive lifestyle changes that will effectively lead to feeling better, improve health and quality of life.
Cynthia Foster, RD, CDE
Cynthia is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator with a wealth of experience in providing compassionate and effective diabetes self-management education and medical nutrition therapy to individuals and groups. She is passionate about not only teaching her patients essential skills and information but more importantly, empowering them to take ownership of their health and achieve the goals they identify as important. Having pre-diabetes herself enables her to better comprehend some of her patients' challenges. Besides seeking to continuously be current in the fields of diabetes and nutrition, she enjoys her family, Bible study, jogging, baking and travel.