Bariatric Surgeon Joins Emerson Surgical Weight Loss Program


Laura Doyon, MD, recently joined the Emerson Surgical Weight Loss Program as a bariatric surgeon and is accepting new patients. Dr. Doyon practices with Dr. David Lautz in the Emerson Surgical Weight Loss Program located at Emerson Hospital’s Center for Specialty Care, 54 Baker Avenue Extension, Suite 101 in Concord.

Dr. Doyon earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine. She completed a residency in general surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York and a fellowship in bariatric surgery at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. She is board-certified in general surgery. In addition, she is certified in bariatric surgery by the ASMBS, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.

"I am excited to join the Emerson team and look forward to working closely with my patients to help them meet their permanent weight management targets and achieve their long-term health goals,” said Dr. Doyon.  “When a patient decides to undergo weight loss surgery, it is not just about improving their health – it is about changing their life. My approach is to spend time getting to know my patients and understand their lifestyles, which enables me to create a comprehensive, personalized plan for lifelong success.”

Dr. Doyon lives in Wayland. To make an appointment with her, please call 978-287-3532. For more information about surgical weight loss, please visit


Emerson Hospital is a multi-site health system headquartered in Concord, Mass., with additional facilities in Sudbury, Groton and Westford. The 179-bed hospital provides advanced medical services to more than 300,000 individuals in 25 towns. To learn more, visit