The UC Health Weight Loss Center combines the knowledge of a world-class research university with a team of compassionate weight loss experts. Our experienced team of physicians works with you to develop an individualized plan to achieve your weight loss goals through the wide array of advanced surgical and nonsurgical options that are available.

Surgical Weight Loss Providers

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Bobby L. Johnson III, MD

Title: Instructor of Clinical Surgery GEO
Locations: UC Health West Chester Hospital: (513) 298-3000, UC Health Physicians Office (Clifton - Piedmont): (513) 475-8787, University of Cincinnati Medical Center: (513) 584-1000
Specialties: general surgery
Department: Surgery
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Joshua Kuethe, MD

Title: Instructor of Clinical Surgery
Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 475-8000, Cincinnati VA Medical Center: (513) 861-3100
Specialties: weight loss surgery
Department: Surgery
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Jonathan R. Thompson, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Title: Assistant Professor of Surgery
Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: weight loss surgery
Department: Surgery
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Brad Watkins, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Title: Associate Professor of Surgery
Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: weight loss surgery
Department: Surgery
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Primary Care/Medical Weight Loss Providers

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Malti Vij, MD, NCMP, ABOM

Locations: UC Health Primary Care (Mason): (513) 584-6999, UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: medical weight loss
Department: Primary Care
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Behavioral Health Providers

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Nina McCune, LSW

Locations: UC Health West Chester Hospital: (513) 298-3000, UC Health Women's Center: (513) 475-8248
Specialties: psychiatrypsychology
Department: Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
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Lisa West-Smith, PhD, LISW-S

Title: Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263, UC Health Physicians Office (Clifton - Piedmont): (513) 475-8787
Specialties: weight loss surgery
Department: Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience
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Advanced Practice Providers

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Heather Waugh, MSN, APRN-CNP, AGACNP-BC, CPAN

Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 475-8000
Specialties: bariatric surgery
Department: Surgery
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Ivan Bennett, PA-C, MPAS

Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: weight loss surgery
Department: Surgery
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Dietitians

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Valerie Brookbank, RD, LD, C.S.O.W.M.

Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: medical weight loss
Department: Surgery
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Haylee M. Hannah, MS, RD, LD, CSOWM

Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: medical weight loss
Department: Surgery
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Sonal Hill RD, LD, C.S.O.W.M.

Locations: UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263
Specialties: medical weight loss
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