Obesity Medicine Physician - Per Diem

Burlington, MA

part-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Lifestyle Health – Weight Loss and Wellness Center at LHMC is accepting applications for Obesity Medicine physician. Successful candidates should be board-certified or board eligible in IM/FM and Obesity Medicine with added qualifications in weight loss pharmacotherapy and qualified in the evaluation and medical management of patients with obesity and obesity related co-morbidities.

Weight Loss and Wellness Center is an integrated department that supports the spectrum of needs for patients seeking help with obesity and weight management. The Center provides individualized, multidisciplinary consultation and innovative obesity treatment, including state-of-the-art medical and surgical programs. Patients have access to specialists in obesity medicine, bariatric surgery, psychology, and nutrition at our clinic in Burlington, MA and the world via our telemedicine program.

EEO Statement

Lahey Hospital Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative action employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BC/BE in Internal Medicine, and Internal Medicine sub-specialty, or Family Medicine.
  • Expertise in the field of obesity medicine. This field of medicine requires competency in the genetic, biologic, environmental, social, and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity.
  • Competence with all non-surgical therapeutic interventions including diet, physical activity, behavioral change, and pharmacotherapy, and in providing peri- and post-surgical care of metabolic and bariatric surgery patients.

Applicants should  email his/her curriculum vitae and cover letter to:

Matthew Hubbell – Physician Recruiter  (matthew.hubbell@lahey.org

 

 


Posted April 16, 2021