Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Obesity
Susma Vaidya, M.D. talks about the IDEAL Clinic, part of the Obesity Institute at Children's National.
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Learn about bariatric (weight-loss) surgery for children and teens at our teen-centered Bariatric Surgery Program.
The Obesity Institute helps families prevent and manage obesity, ensuring the best chance for a healthier future.
Dr. Eleanor Mackey is a psychologist at Children's National, who works with the Obesity Institute. Learn more about Dr. Mackey.
Maria was the first patient to have weight-loss surgery at Children's National. Hear her talk about her experiences.