Meet the Weight Management Team

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Our Weight Management Experts 

Winchester Weight Management Center is supported by a multi-disciplinary team that includes bariatric surgeons, dietitians, behavioral therapists and nurse practitioners dedicated to helping our patients achieve their weight loss goals.

Weight Management Team


Georgios Orthopoulos, MD, PhD
Georgios Orthopoulos, MD, PhD Medical Director, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Specialty General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
Jacqueline Paolino, MD
Jacqueline Paolino, MD Specialty General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
 Anthony J. Hesketh, MD
Anthony J. Hesketh, MD, PhD Specialty General and Bariatric Surgery


Keren Wilson, DO
Keren Wilson, DO Medical Director, Medical Weight Loss Specialty Family Medicine, Medical and Surgical Weight Loss
Karla Kendrick, MD, MPH
Karla Kendrick, MD, MPH Specialty Internal Medicine
Soumya Ganapathy, MD
Soumya Ganapathy, MD Specialty Medical and Surgical Weight Loss

Nurse Practitioner

Nicole Burgett-Yandow, FNP
Nicole Burgett-Yandow, FNP Specialty Medical and Surgical Weight Loss
Catherine Cline, DNP
Catherine M. Cline, RN, NP Specialty Medical and Surgical Weight Loss


Melissa Beaudry, LPN
Melissa Beaudry, LPN Program Nurse
Bella Foggiatto, RN
Bella Foggiatto, RN Program Nurse
Melissa Follis
Melissa Follis Medical Secretary
Jeanne Hein
Jeanne Hein Medical Secretary
Brenda Scaramozzino
Brenda Scaramozzino Clinical Reviewer

Registered Dietitians

Sara McGowen, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC
Laura Saporito, RD, LDN
Helen Long, MS, RD, CDE, LDN
Laurie Spurr, RD, LDN
Julie Tucci, MS, RD, LDN

Weight Management

Weight Management at Winchester Hospital offers surgical and nonsurgical care to help you manage your weight.