Our Team

Our Surgical Weight Loss team offers highly experienced surgeons, along with nurses, dietitians and other staff members who will support and guide you before, during and after your surgery.


Meet our Surgical Weight Loss Specialists:

Name Specialties Location
Benbrahim, Aziz, MD, FACS, FASMBS Benbrahim, Aziz, MD, FACS, FASMBS
4.9 /5
135 surveys
203.238.2691
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Meriden
  • Meriden
  • North Haven
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Carelli, Lindy, PA-C Carelli, Lindy, PA-C 860.425.8740
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Norwich
Christie, Amanda R., PA-C Christie, Amanda R., PA-C
5.0 /5
85 surveys
203.926.8835
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Shelton
  • Milford
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Dugan, Nicholas, MD Dugan, Nicholas, MD 203.926.8835
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Shelton
  • Bridgeport
  • Milford
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Floch, Craig Lawrence, MD, FACS Floch, Craig Lawrence, MD, FACS
4.9 /5
128 surveys
203.926.8835
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Shelton
  • Wilton
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Garcia, Dawn Marie, APRN, CBN Garcia, Dawn Marie, APRN, CBN 860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Glastonbury
  • Enfield
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
  • South Windsor
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Hannoush, Edward J., MD Hannoush, Edward J., MD
4.8 /5
173 surveys
860.224.5161
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Farmington
  • Bloomfield
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Lamothe, Stephanie, APRN Lamothe, Stephanie, APRN 860.224.5161
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Farmington
  • Cheshire
  • Meriden
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McCartney, Kristen Labrencis, PA-C McCartney, Kristen Labrencis, PA-C 860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Glastonbury
  • Bloomfield
  • Enfield
  • Hartford
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Papasavas, Pavlos K., MD, FACS, FASMBS Papasavas, Pavlos K., MD, FACS, FASMBS
4.8 /5
142 surveys
860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Glastonbury
  • Bloomfield
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
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Pirrello, Jon Robert, MD Pirrello, Jon Robert, MD
4.9 /5
121 surveys
860.425.8740
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Norwich
Rice, Jenny Ann, PA-C Rice, Jenny Ann, PA-C 860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Glastonbury
  • Farmington
  • Farmington
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Tishler, Darren Scott, MD, FACS, FASMBS Tishler, Darren Scott, MD, FACS, FASMBS
4.8 /5
178 surveys
860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Glastonbury
  • Manchester
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Wholley, Carly Marie, APRN Wholley, Carly Marie, APRN 860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Glastonbury
  • Bloomfield
  • Manchester
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Our Medical Weight Loss Program assists patients with weight loss and maintenance through lifestyle canges and, if needed, medication. It also creates care plans for patients with weight regain or weight plateau after bariatric surgery.


Meet our Medical Weight Loss Specialists:

Name Specialties Location
Ford, Peter A., APRN Ford, Peter A., APRN
4.8 /5
114 surveys
833.861.5433
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Glastonbury
  • Farmington
  • Meriden
  • Southington
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Lane, Thomas Joseph, MD, FACP Lane, Thomas Joseph, MD, FACP 860.224.5011
  • Internal Medicine
  • New Britain
Shaikh, Taslima, MD Shaikh, Taslima, MD
4.7 /5
136 surveys
833.861.5433
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Farmington
  • Meriden
  • Southington
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Umashanker, Devika, MD Umashanker, Devika, MD
4.8 /5
103 surveys
833.861.5433
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Glastonbury
  • Bloomfield
  • Enfield
  • Farmington
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