The Weight Management Program at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) offers a comprehensive approach to healthy, sustainable weight loss, with both surgical and non-surgical programs available. Our surgeons are members of the medical staffs of both North Shore Medical Center and Massachusetts General Hospital and have performed over 2000 procedures. Our surgical weight management program has achieved the highest level of accreditation awarded by the American College of Surgeons, for the safety and quality of our program. Learn more


Our medically managed weight loss service is designed for patients who prefer a non-surgical approach or who do not qualify for weight loss surgery. 

The program is led by Klara Rosenquist, MD, a specialist in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. Dr. Rosenquist collaborates with a team of registered dieticians and other health care professionals.

  • Individual assessment of health, activity, nutrition and other factors
  • Goal setting for optimal weight management
  • Nutrition and meal planning
  • Weight management medications
  • Exercise program with personal trainers at the Salem YMCA
Learn more about our non-surgical program


NSMC provides the most comprehensive weight loss surgery program on the North Shore, offering the most advanced procedures and exceptional support and outcomes. Surgery is performed at NSMC Salem Hospital.

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