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Obesity Medicine Practice for Sale (Portland, OR)

Amazing opportunity to own an obesity medicine practice in Portland, Oregon. The owner needs to attend to a medical issue so sadly has to put the practice up for sale. However, the owner is available to help with the transition and onboarding of the new owner. The practice is located in an area with high drive-by visibility. The systems are in place so you can be up and going right away. Don’t waste your money on a franchise or paying a high fee to get started. Portland, Oregon, has very few obesity medicine providers, making it a perfect place to practice. Please call (360) 410-0184 for more information.

Obesity Medicine Specialist (Phillipsburg, NJ, and Bartonsville, PA)

St. Luke’s University Health Network is seeking a full-time Obesity Medicine Specialist to join a busy multidisciplinary, MBSAQIP Comprehensive Center and Non-surgical Weight Management Program. We are expanding our program to include satellite offices at our Monroe and Warren campuses in PA and NJ. We plan to include a Medical Weight Management (Non-surgical) Program as well as pre and post-bariatric surgery visits. This position represents an exciting opportunity for the right physician to work with our current Obesity Medicine Specialist and multi-disciplinary team in the development of satellite programs, and to champion the outreach and education efforts focused on the medical prevention and treatment of obesity. The ideal candidate should be Board Certified in Obesity Medicine or should be Board Certified in IM or FP with anticipation of becoming Board Certified in Obesity Medicine.

Our Warren Campus is located in Phillipsburg and the Monroe Campus is located in Bartonsville, PA, in the beautiful Pocono Mountain area. We are about 1.5 hours away from Philadelphia and 1.5 hours away from NYC. St. Luke’s University Health Network, a 10 hospital network with over 1,200 physicians serving the Greater Lehigh Valley, and is a regional campus for the Medical School of Temple University. Our physicians, facilities and technology are consistently recognized as among the best in the nation. Please send your CV to

Bariatrician Opportunity (Las Vegas, NV)

Private bariatric surgery practice in Las Vegas, NV, is seeking an outstanding bariatrician to serve as a member of the treatment team while growing the practice. The candidate shall provide medical weight management of non-surgical patients, pre-operative medical screenings, post-operative follow-up care and post-operative acute visits in partnership with the bariatric surgery team. Clinic Physician acts as a member of the treatment team, ensures the delivery of quality care, and maintains professional competence. The practice is seeking experienced and newly trained candidates.

Enjoy a challenging range of patients and procedures that promises a wide variety of encounters daily. The practice is located in beautiful Las Vegas, Nevada. Here you will live in one of our nation’s best cities that boasts globally celebrated entertainment, world-class restaurants and endless activities. From exceptional outdoor adventures, countless attractions, and easy travel; Las Vegas is still a close community that has park-lined streets perfect for family orientated events.

We provide a comprehensive approach to weight loss through a variety of medical and surgical options designed to meet a person’s specific needs and achieve the best long-term outcomes. We are looking for someone with a passion for health and an excitement for life that can be passed along to the patients.

The practice is offering a competitive starting salary, production bonus with a comprehensive benefit package; including health insurance, 401K, paid malpractice, CME allowance, and paid time off. Relocation assistance is available.

Must be BC/BE in family medicine, internal medicine, cardiology, or other related specialty -ABOM board certification preferred, but will consider those working toward certification. Comprehensive Weight Management & Care Including: -Outpatient consultations -Provide medical weight management of non-surgical patients -Provide pre-operative and post-operative care for surgical patients -Collaborate with Bariatric Team and other service lines.


  • As appropriate to the business needs of the department
  • Applicant must have a M.D. or D.O. degree from an approved LCME medical school
  • Candidate must be eligible for Nevada medical licensure and be board certified/eligible in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
  • Graduation from Medical school
  • Board eligible or certified by an ABMS-approved specialty
  • BE/BC in bariatric medicine
  • Valid DEA Certification Board certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine or other related specialty
  • Board certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine upon hire or eligible for board certification

Position Summary:

  • Collaborate with service line leaders for the oversight of quality and safety, comply with accreditation guidelines for bariatric surgery programming, participate in multidisciplinary committees and expand program initiatives
  • Assist with the development of an organization-wide comprehensive metabolic and bariatric surgery weight management program
  • Actively participate in employee engagement and patient service excellence programs
  • Ability to take a leadership role

If you wish to pursue this opportunity please email your CV to

Bariatric Medicine Physician (New York)

POSITION: Bariatric Medicine Physician

This is a position that will have an appointment in the NYU Langone Departments of Medicine and Surgery, but report to the NYU Langone Comprehensive Program on Obesity. The applicant will be expected to implement a medical weight management program as well as provide professional medical direction to the NYU Langone- Brooklyn Bariatric Surgery program.

Clinical: 80% Time Dedicated:

  • Provide medical expertise with respect to:
  • Implementing and maintaining medical weight management program suited to the population of the appointed clinic locations (NYU Langone- Brooklyn, among potential others).
  • Planning and establishing goals and policies to improve medical weight management.
  • Serve as a resource for outpatient nutritional and medical weight management for NYU Brooklyn post- bariatric surgery patients
  • Collaborate with other NYU Langone Health weight management practices to ensure best practices are being offered.
  • Overseeing periodic evaluations of medical records to ensure that documentation meets requirements for teaching, compliance and reimbursement.
  • Participation in network development and expansion in local and regional markets.
  • Design and present didactic sessions as needed while serving as faculty for medical students, residents, and obesity medicine fellows.

Scholarly Endeavors through the NYU Langone CPO: 20% Time Dedicated:

  • Design and participate in obesity-related education, research and/or scholarship based on interests and skills. This may include designing and evaluating clinical care pathways forobesity, obesity-related clinical trials, and/or designing and evaluating obesity-related curricula for healthcare providers.
  • Design and present didactic sessions as needed while serving as faculty for medicalstudents, residents, and obesity medicine fellows.
  • Overseeing periodic evaluations of medical records to ensure that documentation meetsrequirements for teaching, compliance and reimbursement.
  • Participation in network development and expansion in local and regional markets.
  • 20% of time will be dedicated to the Comprehensive Program for Obesity (CPO)

Current NYS Medical License
Current Board Certification
Preferred: Diplomate of American Board of Obesity Medicine or equivalent experience
Fluency in Spanish

Key Supervisors:
Holly Lofton, MD
Assistant Professor Departments of Surgery and Medicine
Director, Medical Weight Management Program
NYU Langone Weight Management Program

Melanie Jay, MD MS
Associate Professor
Departments of Medicine and Population Health
Co-Director, NYU Langone Comprehensive Program on Obesity
Director of Research Collaboration and Mentorship, Division of General Internal Medicine New York University School of Medicine

Brian Elbel, PhD MPH
Associate Professor of Population Health and Health Policy,
Department of Population Health
Assistant Dean for Strategic Initiatives, Office of Science and Research
Director, NYU Langone Comprehensive Program on Obesity

SALARY: Contingent on experience and expertise

TO APPLY: Please email Cover Letter and current CV to Dylaney Bouwman (

Bariatric Psychologist (Greensboro, NC)

Cone Health Medical Weight Management is seeking a PhD Bariatric Psychologist for their outpatient clinic in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Bariatric Psychologist will provide outpatient care for patients, ages 8 years old and up with a variety of psychological needs who struggle with obesity and the associated conditions as part of the interdisciplinary team. The ideal candidate will have additional training and experience in dealing with obesity specifically, and eating disorders in general. Experience in evaluating patients for bariatric surgery is useful, but the bulk of the position will be working one on one and in groups with patients requiring behavioral modification therapy in the medical weight loss clinic.

We offer a competitive salary package that includes medical insurance and a 403-retirement plan.

Minimum qualifications include: North Carolina psychology license, PhD or PsyD from an APA accredited clinical psychology program, and APA accredited clinical internship.

Cone Health Medical Weight Management is a part of Cone Health, a not-for-profit system of 6 hospitals and more than 100 practices locations. Cone Health delivers high quality patient outcomes in primary, secondary and tertiary level diagnostic and treatment services, an excellent practice community, and a work/life balance. Cone Health offers the latest developments in medical care and a family-oriented culture of dedication, compassion, and excellence.

Greensboro, NC, and surrounding areas were ranked as the 14th “Best Big City” in the U.S. for having high salaries, affordable cost of living (over 10 percent better than national average) and a great job market for physicians and surgeons in Greensboro is a growing community of more than 280,000 people with a referral base of more than 500,000 people. Greensboro offers excellent schools along with numerous parks, great cultural events, sports, eclectic restaurants, and more. For weekend getaways, Greensboro is an easy driving distance to the Blue Ridge Mountains as well as NC, SC, and VA beaches and is proximate to 3 airports.

Please contact:
Rebekah Driggers
Director, Cone Health Physician Recruitment
Office (336) 663-5054

Sorry, this is not a J-1 or H-1b opportunity.

Bariatric Medicine Physician (Lehigh Valley, PA)

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), in southeastern Pennsylvania, is seeking a board-certified IM or FM physician with added certification in obesity medicine. The ideal candidate will motivate patients and collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of professionals including 3 physicians who are diplomates of the American Board of Obesity Medicine, 2 CRNPs, 4 dieticians, 3 behavioral health specialists and exercise physiologists. This is a superb opportunity to join a medical and surgical weight management program that was established in 2006. The LVHN bariatric surgery program has been in place since 2000. In calendar year 2017, LVHN completed 630 surgeries.

LVHN is a fiscally strong, expanding healthcare system with a large primary care network, and three hospital campuses in the contiguous cities of Allentown and Bethlehem. There are 800+ beds on the hospital’s main campus where most of the bariatric surgery is performed. Just across the street is the Weight Management Center, the Endocrinology and Diabetes Centers plus the hospital network-owned exercise facility.

LVHN has 21 fully accredited, freestanding residency and fellowship programs. Our academic affiliation with the University of South Florida provides opportunity to teach medical students who select to spend their last two years training on our campuses. For 21 consecutive years LVHN has been listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals with special recognition in Diabetes.

The community we serve offers a blend of suburban charm and urban sophistication. The area has 10 local colleges and universities, strong public schools, affordable housing, sophisticated cultural amenities, minor league athletics (AAA Phillies and AAA Flyers) and the beauty of four moderate seasons. The Lehigh Valley is 60 minutes north of Philadelphia and 90 minutes west of NYC. The area, known as the Lehigh Valley, has a population of more than 750,000.

Call Brittany Kulp, LVHN Physician Recruiter, at 484-862-3202 for more information. Email your CV to

Bariatric Physician (Hazelton, PA)

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is seeking a board-certified IM or FM physician with added certification in bariatric medicine. He/she will be employed by the network and join one bariatric surgeon within an established program at the LVHN campus in Hazleton, PA. The program has a dedicated coordinator and nutritionist. Patients are seen at a start-of-the-art Wellness Center, which is scheduled to double in size over the next 5 years.

LVHN main campus in Allentown, PA, has an accredited bariatric program that was established in 2000. The medical bariatrics program launched in 2006 and now has 3 physicians plus all the components of a successful weight management center. Our Hazleton providers will have an opportunity to share in the camaraderie of this team.

Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton, a 150-bed hospital, has been part of LVHN for three years. The campus is located two hours north of Philadelphia and west of NYC in an area known as the Pocono Mountains. The area offers an excellent quality of life and moderate cost of living. It is also a popular vacation destination for skiing, biking, hiking, fishing and hunting.

We are offering a very competitive compensation and robust benefit package. If you are interested in learning more, please email your CV to or call 484-862-3202.

Physician Assistant - Certified (Grand Rapids, MI)

Position Summary
The Physician Assistant will work in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. Responsibilities include surgical first assist, inpatient management and post-operative care. We welcome New Graduates to apply!

Organizational Overview
At Grand Health Partners, we believe that people who succeed in making their lives healthier are happier. Our Mission is to help people improve their health through a well-rounded approach to weight loss. We provide both surgical and non-surgical weight loss programs. Our programs are led by a group of independent bariatric surgeons who have a passion for providing excellent patient care. Weight loss is our specialty. We provide coaching for dietary, behavioral, and exercise habits, monitored by licensed bariatric physicians. Because we understand that genetic, social, cultural, and emotional factors lead to obesity, our patients are properly supported and equipped throughout their weight loss journey.

Basic Qualifications

  • Education: Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant educational program
  • Licenses: Michigan Physician Assistant
  • Current NCCPA certification
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Knowledgeable of the laws of the State of Michigan in regards to clinical activities and the Code of Ethics of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Surgical first assist experience (but not required)
  • Membership in related professional specialty organizations

Additional Information
Employment Classification: Full-time with Benefits
Competitive Compensation Package including annual CME Allowance and Profit Sharing
Hours per two-week pay period: 80
Days worked: Monday through Friday; variable
Hours of work: Variable
Shift Length: 8 hours
Weekend frequency: Variable

Kirk Bart, Operations Manager,

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

NPs/PAs: Be Part of the Leading Low-carb Medical Team

HEALcare, the nation’s leading low-carb medical team, is looking for highly-motivated medical professionals in Virginia, New Jersey, North Carolina, Kansas and Florida with the following qualifications:

  • Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants with work experience in primary care, family medicine, internal medicine or related medical specialties
  • Personal experience with a low-carb lifestyle
  • Passionate about putting pre-diabetes, type 2 diabetes and obesity into remission without medications

If you meet these qualifications, we’d like to hear from you.

You’ll be trained by and work alongside world-renowned, low-carb experts Dr. Eric Westman and Nurse Jacqueline Eberstein.

Please visit for more information and to contact us.

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