Video Series: Our Patients
Health Topics: Obesity
Dr. Eleanor Mackey is a psychologist at Children's National, who works with the Obesity Institute. Learn more about Dr. Mackey.
When Renesha came to Children's at 19-years-old, she weighed 286 pounds. Now, after her treatment through the Obesity Institute, she's a self-proclaimed "health freak," encouraging her family and friends to work out and eat healthy with her.
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Child psychologist, Eleanor Mackey, PhD, provides tips for parents who are concerned about their child's weight.
Dr. Nadler is the director of the Weight-Loss Surgery Program at Children's National.
Children's National Health System's Obesity Institute focuses on prevention, treatment, policy and education.
Susma Vaidya, M.D. talks about the IDEAL Clinic, part of the Obesity Institute at Children's National.