Conveniently located in Boston’s Metro West region, The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Newton-Wellesley Hospital has been a leader in the field of bariatric surgery for more than a decade. Our Center is fully accredited by the American College of Surgeons and offers patients access to various specialists and departments throughout the Hospital.
Medical professionals at the Center are committed to providing life-long support to patients who undergo weight loss surgery. We offer patients from throughout New England a comprehensive plan for treating obesity that includes:
- Bariatric surgery including gastric bypass surgery and sleeve gastrectomy
- Laparoscopic Removal of Adjustable Gastric Band
- Laparoscopic Conversion of Adjustable Gastric Band to Sleeve Gastrectomy or to Gastric Bypass
- Nutrition education and counseling
- Psychological counseling and referrals
- Peer support groups
- Long-term medical follow up and advanced, state-of-the-art services
We are leader in the field of bariatric surgery thanks in large part to a reputable team of bariatric surgeons, led by Sheila Partridge, MD, CWLS Medical Director, and Associate Chair, Department of Surgery, including Rajan Chahal, MD, and Susana Wishnia, MD. In addition to our surgeons, our team includes three dietitians and three licensed psychiatric specialists for comprehensive care. We also have a skilled team of two RN First Assistants and a coordinator who helps patients navigate their journey.
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Weight Loss Surgery Resources
We understand how big of a decision it is to undergo bariatric surgery. We offer a number of educational and support resources to help guide you through the decision and the procedure itself.
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Contact the Center for Weight Loss Surgery
Phone: 617-243-3724 | Fax: 617-243-9993
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