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Medical Weight Loss

If you decide to lose weight without surgery, you'll find many options at the New England Weight Management Institute (NEWMI) at CMC.

NEWMI’s medical weight loss program team is led by physicians board-certified in Obesity Medicine. We use evidence-based non-surgical treatment to help our patients achieve a healthier weight. The comprehensive program includes nutritional, exercise, and behavioral counseling. When appropriate, treatment may include medications that can help with weight loss. We also screen for and address lifestyle factors, medical conditions and medications that can contribute to weight gain. 

Our team strives to take an individualized approach, creating a plan for you that is sustainable and effective for long-term weight loss and health.

 
Take the first step and start living the life you want. Contact CMC's New England Weight Management Institute today to learn more about your weight loss options:

603.663.7377

Who is a candidate for the medical weight loss program?

treatment option for anyone struggling with weight management

Your body mass index (BMI) is a ratio of height to weight and is used as a screening tool for overweight or obesity. Your BMI is not the only factor used to measure obesity, however, it is the first step toward determining what weight loss treatment you will best benefit from.

Check your Body Mass Index
Your BMI & What it means

  • BMI of 25-29 is considered overweight
  • BMI of 30-34 is considered obese
  • BMI over 35 may benefit from both medical and/or surgical weight management

Struggling with weight regain after surgery?

We welcome patients who have previously had weight loss surgery and are struggling with weight regain.

Your Medical Weight Loss Questions Answered

Q & A with Melissa Scull, MD

Dr. Scull, who is board certified in internal medicine and obesity medicine, answers frequently asked questions.

Meet Our

weight loss team

Our surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and support staff bring extensive expertise and skill to each procedure, and take a personal interest in your well-being.

Nationally Recognized

MBSAQIP ACCREDITATION

CMC’s New England Weight Management Institute (NEWMI) is an accredited center through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). NEWMI first received this accreditation in 2009, becoming the first program in the state to do so. This accreditation provides confirmation that we have demonstrated our commitment to providing the highest quality care for our bariatric surgery patients. (2018-2021)

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