Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Obesity
Dr. Nadler is the director of the Weight-Loss Surgery Program at Children's National.
When Renesha came to Children's at 19-years-old, she weighed 286 pounds. Now, after her treatment through the Obesity Program, she's a self-proclaimed "health freak," encouraging her family and friends to work out and eat healthy with her.
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Children's National's expert bariatric surgery team uses LAP-BAND®, a weight-loss procedure for those who are at least 18 years old.
Overweight and obesity together represent the second leading preventable cause of death in the United States. Obesity is a serious, chronic disease that can inflict substantial harm to a person's health.
Dr. Eleanor Mackey is a psychologist at Children's National, who works with the Obesity Program. Learn more about Dr. Mackey.