Bariatric Program

Bariatric Surgeons and Care Team

Our bariatric surgeons are board-certified members of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, a distinction that means you have access to some of the most innovative and effective weight-loss surgery options available.

Get to know our surgeons and staff members.

To find out if bariatric surgery is right for you, attend a live virtual informational seminar on Zoom. Or, sign up for our on-demand seminar to watch whenever it's convenient for you.


Program Staff

Physician Assistant

  • Baljit Kaur, MS, PA-C


  • Victoria Brown, RD, LDN
  • Alexis Newman, RD, LDN
  • Julie Parrott, MS, RDN, LDN
  • Mercedes Villar, RD, CSOWM, LDN


  • Christopher Combs, PhD
  • Jeffrey S. Grand, PsyD


  • Patricia Bernard, MSN, RN, CBN — Bariatric Program Manager
  • Rosenie Balde, LPN, BS — Bariatric Data Coordinator
  • Sharon Wolfe, MSN, RN, CBN — Bariatric Program Liaison
  • Melissa Darby, LPN


  • Nyeesha Miller — Administrative Coordinator
  • Pearl Speaks — Coordinator
  • Nivia Little — Patient Coordinator
  • Jarelis Carrasquillo — Receptionist / Secretary