Assist. dr. Urska Bukovnik

Experienced, highly educated nutrition therapist specialised in sports nutrition and anti-aging, metabolic and nutritional medicine.

Fellowship in Anti-aging, Metabolic and Functional Medicine
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine
Areas of expertise: Metabolic and Functional Endocrinology, Cardiology, Neurology, Gastroenterology;
Remain to be passed in August-September 2020: Module: Clinical Intensives, Exam.

PhD in Biochemistry
Department of biochemistry and biophysics,
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA

Masters of science in biotechnology (2003)
Faculty of biotechnology, University of Ljubljana,
Ljubljana, Slovenia, EU

Diploma in sports nutrition
International Olympic Committee
IOC Diploma in sports nutrition

Diploma in Agronomy
Faculty of agronomy, University of Ljubljana,
Ljubljana, Slovenia, EU


  • Specialised nutrition therapist (Biolab, Medical center Ljubljana, Slovenia)
  • Assistant professor at Faculty of Sport, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia,
  • 9-years of nutritional counseling: domestic and international professional athletes,
  • Menthorship to students,
  • Nutrition counselor (Fitnes Clinic by Urska, Ljubljana)

HOBIES: Triathlon and road cycling


Helping patients, athletes or heathy individuals with innovative, comprehensive personalised nutritional counceling.


Guiding clients to reach their goals, improve their health and lead a healthier life.


Continuous upgrade of knowledge and spreading up-to-date scientific based information.

Reasons for choosing my programs

Comprehensive, professional and personalised programs

Specialised knowledge from the fields of functional medicine, biochemistry and immunology

9 years of experiences in sports nutrition counseling. Domestic and international professional athletes.

Comprehensive and individualised approach.