Weight Management

Obesity is a chronic condition that affects more than one in three adults and about 17 percent of children and adolescents in the United States. Being overweight or obese increases your risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, fatty liver disease, kidney disease, and other health issues. If you are struggling with your weight, you may find one of our Weight Loss Doctors helpful.

Source: The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
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Education: Universita Di Bologna, MD; NY-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Practice/Affiliations: Northwell Health, Lenox Hill Hospital, Phelps Memorial Hospital 
Areas of Expertise: Robotic, Laparoscopic and Endoscopic treatment of Obesity and Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal tract 
Recommended By: Mary Adar
Office Location: Upper East Side

Education: Tufts University, MD; NYU Medical Center, Mount Sinai Hospital
Practice/Affiliations: NYU Bariatrics Surgical Associates
Areas of Expertise: Bariatric & Laparoscopic surgery
Recommended By: Mary Adar
Office Location: Midtown, Staten Island, Pomona, Brooklyn

Education: Simmons College BS in Clinical Nutrition, New York University, MS
Areas of Expertise: Weight loss; Gut Health, Autoimmune conditions, Functional Medicine, DUTCH test, Supplements, Whole Food Diet Therapy
Recommended by: Bertie Bregman, Rachel Bregman
Location: Greater NYC area, Virtual Consults Available