Weight and Wellness Center
Advanced surgery. Compassionate support. A premiere weight loss program.
As one of the leading obesity treatment programs in New England, the Weight and Wellness Center offers a range of minimally invasive bariatric surgery approaches. We use innovative techniques that will get you the best possible results and back on your feet quickly.
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Empowering you to live a healthier life.
Our mission: Empower you with the tools and support you need to lose weight and live a healthier life. Our team: Behavior therapists, nutritionists, physicians, surgeons and nurses working with you every step of the way. Our focus: You.
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Welcome to the Weight and Wellness Center
The Weight and Wellness Center at Tufts Medical Center in Boston is a national 'Center of Excellence' as designated by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
Our mission is give you the tools you need to reach your optimal weight. Our medical weight loss and surgical weight loss programs can help you achieve safe, effective long term results. We specialize in everything meal replacement to gastric bypass surgery.
What sets our weight loss program apart
- We work with you to understand why you've had trouble losing weight in the past and develop a comprehensive weight loss program to meet your needs. We offer medical, surgical and combined approaches to weight loss.
- We provide you with a full support team including behavior therapists, nutritionists, physicians, surgeons and nurses exclusively dedicated to nutritional and obesity-related issues.
- We have conducted more than 4,000 laparoscopic bariatric surgeries and almost all of our operations (95%) are done laparoscopically – which means our patients often have smaller scars, a faster, safer recovery and less chance of infection.
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