About Us

What is the Optilife Academy?

Optilife Academy is a self-guided, step-by-step online course that will walk you through how to build lifelong healthy habits. You will complete the course by watching short educational videos, reading written materials, completing action steps, and applying educational tools to your everyday life.

We’re also proud to work with the City of Pittsburgh CityFit initiatives!

Interested in a corporate wellness program? Click here to learn more!


Who we are

We are a virtual extension of Case Specific Nutrition, a group of professionals committed to helping people live their optimal life. We want to help you become the happiest and healthiest version of you.

What we’re about

We’re about helping you create lasting lifestyle and awareness changes that will bring you success, fulfillment, and health.  Once you accept health is not a finish line, but a continuous goal and process, you are well on your way! Health comes from consistent awareness and effort.

How we can help

We do this by helping you build goals and systems while providing you the most up to date knowledge and skills based on the best information in the fields of nutrition and exercise.
We practice what we preach, and we’ve never seen anyone approach healthy habits in the same way.

One thing we hear over and over from our clients:
“I feel like I can actually DO this.”
We love it, because you can! If you’re ready to improve your health, happiness, and well-being, the Optilife Academy will be your guide on your journey to becoming the best version of you.

Andrew Wade
Andrew Wade

Andrew Wade, MS, RDN, LDN, CSSD is a Registered Dietitian, and CEO of Case Specific Nutrition. Case Specific Nutrition is a Dietitian Group Practice with 8 locations and contracts servicing fitness centers, corporate wellness initiatives, health and rehabilitation sites, and family medical offices.

Andrew received his Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Dietetics & Nutrition from the University of Pittsburgh and completed his Dietetic Internship at Adagio Health.

Andrew completed his Master’s in Wellness & Human Performance at the University of Pittsburgh and is currently credentialed as a Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD). In addition to his practice, Andrew is the Co-Owner Case Specific Meal Prep, Founder of the Chronic Disease Health Alliance Non-Profit, Producer of the CSN3M Mindset Monday Podcast, Creator of the mobile app “Rate My Day“, Co-Founder of the Optilife Academy, and Author of the E-book “Marathon Ready Runner’s Nutrition Guide: a quick reference tool”. Andrew is a mentor to Dietitians, Medical Professionals, Entrepreneurs, and sits on the Board of the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as the Nutrition Services Payment Specialist.