Weight and Wellness Center

Patient Resources

The Weight and Wellness Center at Tufts Medical Center is dedicated to providing our current and prospective patients with all the information that they need to make informed choices about their weight loss options.

Please use the resources below to learn more about obesity, weight loss and some of the programs provided at the Weight and Wellness Center.

Webinar Series

Every Monday at 6pm. EST, Dr. Shah will be hosting a live webinar to help patients learn more about weight loss and Tufts MC. Tune in to learn more about what to expect pre and post surgery, medical vs. surgical weight loss, insurance plans and how Tufts MC can help you. Register now >

Mentor Program

Are you interested in speaking with a patient who has had weight loss surgery? We would be happy to refer you to one of our mentors  who is a role model for bariatric surgery success.

Support Groups

Connect with patients like you who are on the journey to living happier and healthier lives. Support groups are located on both the South Shore and Boston.

Helpful Websites, Apps and Books

View websites, phone applications and book listings that may assist you in learning more about obesity and weight management options.

Tips for WWC Patients

The WWC provides the guidance needed to help our patients along their weight loss journey. View some of our helpful tips >

Looking for Healthy Recipes?

We are often asked to provide healthy recipes for our patients. Submit your favorite recipe to wwcmrp@tuftsmedicalcenter.org and you will receive a “scaled” down version and your recipe may be highlighted as part of the “Recipe of the Month” on both our website and Facebook page.

Educational Videos 

Dr. Shah, Jillian Reece and Laura Paradis discuss weight loss options, meeting with a dietrician and behavioral psychologist, and ways the team works together in our video series >