BMC Surgical Team
Boston Medical Center’s Bariatric Surgical Program is recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons. The team consists of national leaders, who are experts in their fields and have performed more than one thousand surgeries.
Our weight loss physicians offer many non-surgical as well as surgical options for obesity such as bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery, gastric bypass, lap band and gastric sleeve surgery.
Donald T. Hess, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine
Board Certified, American College of Surgeons
Fellowship Training in Surgical Oncology, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA
Brian Carmine, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
Gloria Shih, NP
Wendy Anderson, M.S. R.D., L.D.N.
Sharon Gallaher, MEd, R.D., L.D.N
Nutrition and Weight Management Team
Caroline Apovian, M.D., F.A.C.N.