Obesity

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Pediatric Primary Care

Find a full range of pediatric primary care services, and physicians with expertise dealing with issues affecting adolescents at Tufts Children's Hospital's General Pediatrics Practice. Learn more about the services offered and request an appointment today.
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Obesity and Insulin Resistance Program

The expert pediatric endocrinologists at Tufts Children's Hospital in Boston work with parents to help reduce their child’s risk for diabetes and insulin resistance.
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Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Program

Tufts Children’s Hospital’s Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Program helps adolescents and young adults struggling with obesity lose weight using a combination of medical and surgical approaches.
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Doctors + Care Team

Rebekka S.  Bean, MS, RD, LDN

Rebekka S. Bean, MS, RD, LDN

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Registered Dietitian
Department(s): Frances Stern Nutrition Center
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5273
Fax #: 671-636-2864

Pediatric nutrition, obesity, weight management, diabetes nutrition, cardiovascular nutrition, renal nutrition

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Andrew C. Siesennop, MD

Andrew C. Siesennop, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatrician; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Primary Care
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5255
Fax #: 617-636-7719

General pediatrics, adolescent medicine

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Haiyun Gong, MD

Haiyun Gong, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatrician; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Primary Care
Appt. Phone: 617-636-1337
Fax #: 617-636-7719

General pediatrics, adolescent medicine

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Mary E. Brown, MD, MS

Mary E. Brown, MD, MS

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatrician; Director, Pediatrics Clerkship; Tufts University School of Medicine; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Primary Care
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5255
Fax #: 617-636-7719

General pediatrics, chronically ill pediatric patients, medical education

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