Eduardo Grunvald, MD
Internist, Program Director
Dr. Grunvald is a general internist with years of experience in treating patients with weight problems and weight-related medical ailments. As a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine, his expertise compliments the strengths of the Weight Management Program team, who are here to support you in your weight loss journey.
With over 10 years of experience as a clinical nutritionist, Sheryl has helped hundreds of people lose weight and keep it off long-term. Working closely with medical professionals, she helps patients improve chronic conditions like high cholesterol, diabetes and high blood pressure through nutrition and lifestyle changes. As one of our health educators, Sheryl provides the necessary support for long-term success.
Elisa manages the Weight Management Program, coordinating the clinical and administrative operations. She is passionate about helping patients improve their health through weight management and takes pride in helping them stay motivated. Because Elisa has been through her own personal weight loss journey, patients find her to be an important member of their support team.
Kelly is a registered dietitian who is passionate about helping others improve their health and quality of life. In addition to her professional background in weight management, she has also served as a health educator for the Peace Corps in Africa. Kelly's diverse background gives her the ability to support patients facing a wide variety of challenges. Using scientifically proven approaches to long-term weight management, she personally developed our Lifestyle Weight Loss Program.
Jeanette is a registered nurse who works closely with patients to achieve their weight-loss goals. After working in a hospital and seeing the results of weight-related conditions, she decided to turn her efforts towards disease prevention through weight management. In addition to supervising patients during their weight-loss journeys, she also provides an added source of emotional support. Jeanette works very closely with the medical director to optimize patients’ weight loss and overall health.
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