Weight Management Program
For more information or to register for a weight loss orientation session please call 401-793-8790.
Center for Bariatric Surgery
The Center for Bariatric Surgery is a program of Rhode Island and The
Please call 401-793-3922 for more information.
Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center
To learn how to participate in a research study, please
The Miriam Hospital offers multiple programs to lose weight safely, restore health and return to a full range of activities.
All forms of treatment aim to safely eliminate or improve weight-related health issues to help patients on their path to a healthier life.
The weight management program provides comprehensive, medically supervised treatment for overweight adults. Treatment combines medical monitoring, behavior therapy, exercise instruction, three levels of calorie reduction and nutrition education. Learn more
Bariatric surgery may be the next step if you remain severely obese after trying non-surgical approaches, or if you have an obesity-related disease. Bariatric surgery should be considered only for a person diagnosed with morbid obesity; it is not for those with a mild weight problem. Learn more
Several weight control research studies are currently enrolling participants of all ages and backgrounds. Your participation in these leading-edge programs may lead to innovative weight management treatments. Learn more
The videos below offer highlights of our weight loss programs.