Surgical Weight Loss

Moving Forward: Phase 1 Reopening

5/28/2020

Governor Baker recently announced a phased reopening of the Commonwealth. Read what this means for Emerson Hospital and what you can expect when you visit us for care.

Nourishing the Mind, Body and Soul During the Pandemic

5/5/2020

It's easy to feel overwhelmed or stressed these days, so self-care is crucial to good mental and physical health. Use these tips to help nourish your mind, body and soul.

Decision Made – To Finally Lose Weight

9/16/2019

“I could hear the passion in her voice for helping people. I thought ‘that’s my doctor,’” says Steve Fales, referring to Laura Doyon, MD, who he turned to for bariatric surgery. More than a year later, his weight is down, his energy levels are up, and he exercises regularly.

Dr. Laura Doyon Becomes First Bariatric Surgeon in Massachusetts Certified in Bariatric Surgery and Obesity Medicine

6/8/2018

Laura Doyon, MD, a board-certified bariatric surgeon who practices at Emerson Hospital’s Center for Weight Loss, has been certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She is the first bariatric surgeon in the state of Massachusetts to be certified in both bariatric surgery and obesity medicine.

Acton resident sees impressive weight loss after bariatric surgery

2/15/2018

At our Center for Weight Loss, Susan, an Acton resident, found a clear and supportive path to surpassing her weight loss goals and enjoying her favorite activities pain free.

A new life after successful weight loss surgery

6/16/2017

Nutrition Tips from Emerson Hospital’s Center for Weight Loss

3/24/2017

Regardless of the season, life has a way of making us stray from our healthful eating habits. Whether it’s being inundated with high-calorie foods during the holidays, indulging while on vacation, or choosing convenient to-go meals during a busy work week, we can easily find ourselves abandoning a regular meal routine. Here are some tips from the dietitians with Emerson Hospital’s Center for Weight Loss to help you maintain a healthy weight.

Emerson Hospital Named a Best Hospital for Obstetrics and Bariatric Surgery

2/2/2017

The right time for bariatric surgery

6/20/2016

Bariatric Surgeon Joins Emerson Surgical Weight Loss Program

10/16/2015