Experienced Staff Providing Multidisciplinary Care

Our board-certified physicians and specially trained staff offer the most advanced dietary, medical and behavioral support to maximize weight loss success.

Our multidisciplinary medical team includes:

Bariatric surgeon

Physician who specializes in weight loss surgery and patiently explains treatment options, risks and benefits while helping to determine if weight loss surgery is appropriate for you.

Bariatric coordinator and physician assistant

An advanced practitioner who assists in pre- and post-operative care; informs you about the surgery, its risks and benefits; and helps you with support or treatment after surgery.

Specialized nurses

Nurses who understand the complex challenges of obesity and focus on the specific medical and lifestyle concerns of patients.

Registered dieticians

Highly trained dieticians who help people make smart food choices and offer practical tips to sustain a healthy weight.

Licensed psychologists and clinicians

Experienced clinicians help clarify behaviors that may impact weight loss objectives.

Learn more about our evaluations and diagnoses, treatments and frequently asked questions.

Doctor Profile

  • Hitesh P. Amin, MD
    General Surgery
    8116 Good Luck Road
    Suite 210
    Lanham, MD 20706
  • Ruth Pierre Charles, PA-C
    General Surgery
    8116 Good Luck Road
    Suite 210
    Lanham, MD 20706

Complementary Services

Comprehensive Orthopedic Program

Whether your goal is returning to the sports field or keeping up with your grandchildren, our specialists have helped many people reduce or eliminate their orthopedic-related pain and discomfort.Learn More.

Sleep Center

Do you feel sleepy all the time? Do you wake up not feeling refreshed? Do you wake up in the morning still feeling tired? Do you snore? Learn More.

Diabetes Care Center

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you are not alone. Diabetes affects 25.8 million people or 8.3 percent of the U.S. population. Learn More.

Vascular Health

Doctors Community Hospital has developed a comprehensive program to evaluate, diagnosis and treat a wide range of vascular conditions. Learn More.