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Medical Weight Loss

The Vanderbilt Medical Weight Loss Program provides a comprehensive, evidence-based approach for achieving long-term weight loss. You’ll work with a team of caring experts who will help you develop a personalized weight loss plan combining medical, nutritional, exercise and psychological support. Together, we can help you reach your weight loss goals and live a healthy, vibrant life.

Conditions We Treat

Meet Your Care Team

Anna B. Bradley

Anna B. BradleyMD

    Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Barbara G. Carranza Leon

Barbara G. Carranza LeonMD

    Cardiovascular Medicine, Diabetes, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, General Surgery, Lipid Disorders
Erica M. Garner

Erica M. GarnerMD

    Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Internal Medicine
Tony L. Ross

Tony L. RossMD

    Family Medicine, Primary Care
Gitanjali Srivastava

Gitanjali SrivastavaMD, FACP, FAAP

    Adult Obesity, Diabetes, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology, Pediatric Obesity
Sahar K. Takkouche

Sahar K. TakkoucheMD

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery, Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hypertension, Nutrition
Leah M. Clem

Leah M. ClemPA

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Danielle A. Dubois

Danielle A. DuboisAPRN

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss Surgery
Madeline M. Godfrey

Madeline M. GodfreyAPRN

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Emily K. Lukens

Emily K. LukensAPRN

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss Surgery
Kaitlyn A. Prince

Kaitlyn A. PrinceAPRN

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Morgan E. Zienkiewicz

Morgan E. ZienkiewiczAPRN

    Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery

Why Choose Medical Weight Loss at Vanderbilt

  • rocket, missile, Highly skilled team
    Highly skilled team
    Our board-certified doctors are specially trained and experienced in all aspects of weight loss. Our specialists partner with you and a team of nurses, dietitians, exercise physiologists and psychologists to help you meet your weight loss goals.
  • goal, specialized, individualized, customized, Personalized care
    Personalized care

    After conducting a comprehensive evaluation of your overall health, we tailor your weight loss plan to meet your unique needs and health goals. In addition to other resources, it might also include working with a registered dietitian and an exercise physiologist to develop a healthy diet plan and safe fitness program.

  • bicycle, bike, exercise, fitness facility
    Access to a fitness facility

    You can join the Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness (a medical fitness facility) for a reduced membership fee. As a member, you have access to a variety of classes and specialists to help you exercise safely on your own.

  • conversations, dialog, word bubbles, Support

    We offer ongoing support services to help you during your weight loss journey. Your care team will check in with you to see how you’re doing and to answer any questions. Also, if needed, you can schedule follow-up appointments with our registered dietitian and/or our exercise physiologist.

  • lightning bolt, Innovation, advanced

    As part of an academic medical center, our team is continually exploring new and innovative approaches for weight loss. To help you achieve life-changing results, we provide you with access to the latest proven treatment options.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

  • Medication
  • Diet plan
  • Exercise plan


Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22200
Nashville, TN 37204
Today's hours:7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.