Weight Management

Treatment & Procedures

Comprehensive Programs, Just for Kids and Teens

Our pediatric weight management programs offer:

  • A weight management plan tailored to your child's needs and preferences
  • One-stop access to pediatric board-certified medical and surgical subspecialists as needed
  • Screening and management of complications of obesity, such as diabetes and liver disease
  • Counseling and management of children who are at risk for obesity and its possible effects on the heart. Examples include certain genetic syndromes such as Prader-Willi syndrome, patients on certain medications, and children with certain orthopedic or joint conditions that lead to arthritis and reduced physical activity.

Our Services

Our weight loss surgery programs for obese adolescents include:

  • Health and metabolic screening
  • Nutritional guidance, dietary management, and education
  • Individualized exercise programs
  • Laparoscopic weight loss surgery
  • Ongoing follow-up

Newyork-presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Newyork-presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital