Why choose the Center for Weight Management?

Our mission is to help meet the demands of our patients seeking to maximize long-term weight loss.  Your weight management goals will be met at North Shore-LIJ with the help of a team of doctors, registered dieticians and psychologists who use the latest in scientific research.  Our patients can expect:

  • Personalized treatment plans
  • Customized meal plans based on weight loss needs
  • Assistance in developing healthy behaviors, including:
    • Lifestyle changes to support weight control
    • Ways to gradually increase the number of minutes spent on physical activity
    • Skills to optimize lifestyle changes


Our values

Our philosophy is simple: the only road to long-term successful weight loss and maintenance is through lasting lifestyle changes. There is no quick fix. We are dedicated to helping you gain the lifelong skills necessary to overcome past weight loss obstacles to improve your health and well-being for the future. In every encounter, we strive for:

  • A patient-centered and evidence-based approach to care
  • Empathy and compassion
  • Professionalism and respect