Jul 13, 2023 Newark Beth Israel Medical Center performs 1,000th weight loss surgery

NBI Bariatrics Team 2023

From Left to Right: Jomara J. Pena, RN, BSN, CBS, Clinical Patient Navigator; Jordaine Willilams, Surgical Schedular; Beth Coplan, RDN, CDCES, CCTD, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist; Alan A. Saber, MD, MS, FACS, FASMBS, ABOM, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Program Director; Andrea Jobst, MS, RDN, CDN, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist; Jessica Vega PA-C, Physician Assistant; Michael Sierra, Data Analyst; Abi James, MD, Bariatric Surgery Fellow (team member not pictured, Monika Mahajan, MS, RD)

The Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery program offers medical weight loss interventions, including guided nutritional counseling, lifestyle modifications, obesity medications and surgical interventions — laparoscopic gastric sleeve surgery, laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery and laparoscopic revisional bariatric surgery. Read more.