Home | News | Donate | Directions | Careers

Nutrition & Weight Management

The Team

Caroline Apovian, MD, FACN
Director of Nutrition & Weight Management

Nawfal Istfan, MD, PhD
Nutrition Physician Specialist

Lalita Khaodhiar, MD
Endocrinologist, Nutrition Specialist

Dong Wook Kim, MD
Nutrition Specialist

Donald T. Hess, MD, FACS

Brian Carmine, MD

Nicole Kissane-Lee, MD


Preston Family Building
2nd floor, 732 Harrison Avenue

Patients only accepted to program through referral
Call: 617.638.7470
Fax: 617.638.7449

Refer a Patient

To be seen by a member of our team you will need a referral from your primary care physician (PCP) with a medical diagnosis and the type of nutritional counseling you are being recommended for.

If your PCP is located on the BMC campus, ask him/her to send the referral via Logician. Otherwise, referrals can be faxed to 617.638.7449 or mailed to:

Boston Medical Center
Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition and Weight Management
Preston Family Building, 2nd floor
732 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
Attn: Stephanie Spaide, MS RD LDN

Our office will contact you upon receipt of the referral

Learn More

Quick Links

Directions to BMC
BMC Campus Virtual Tour
Weight Loss Surgery
Diabetes Clinic

Downloads (PDF)

BMC Campus Map
What Makes BMC Special