Adolescent Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery Program | Meet Our Team

Our team of experts work with children and their families to provide the knowledge and support they need to maximize the chance for long-term health and well-being. 

Bariatric Team 2018

The Boston Children's Hospital Bariatric Program Team - 2018

Physicians

Brian Carmine

Brian Carmine, MD, FACS

Surgical Director, Department of Surgery
Camilla Richmond, MD, MA

Camilla Richmond, MD, MA

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition; Medical Director, Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Program Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Cullen Carter MD

Cullen Carter, MD

Attending, Department of Surgery
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Nirav Desai, MD

Affiliate Staff, Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Donald T. Hess, MD, FACS

Donald T. Hess, MD, FACS

Surgeon, Adolescent Bariatric Surgery
Amy Fleischman

Amy Fleischman, MD, MMSc

Director, Optimal Wellness for Life (OWL) Program; Assistant Clinical Director, Division of Endocrinology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Melissa Crocker, MD, MBA

Melissa Crocker, MD, MBA

Director, Type 2 Diabetes Program; Associate Director, Fellowship Program, Division of Endocrinology; Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Sarah de Ferranti, MD, MPH

Sarah de Ferranti, MD, MPH

Chief, Division of Cardiology Outpatient Services; Director, Preventive Cardiology Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Michael Mendelson, MD, ScM

Michael Mendelson, MD, ScM

Attending, Department of Cardiology Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Psychologist

Marcus F. Cherry, PhD

Marcus F. Cherry, PhD

Senior Attending Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry Instructor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Nurses

 Annemarie Fayemi, MS, RN, PNP-PC, CBN

Annemarie Fayemi, MS, RN, PNP-PC, CBN

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Surgery
Dori Gallagher

Dori Gallagher, BSN, RN, MHM

Program Director, Esophageal and Airway Treatment Center

Dietitians

 Leslie Mattimore, MS, RD, LDN

Leslie Mattimore, MS, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition