Dr. Maher Huttam MD

  • Bariatric Medicine Falls Church, VA

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About

Dr. Maher Huttam, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Falls Church, VA, with another office in Falls Church, VA. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Maher Huttam has the following 1 area of expertise and 1 specialty.

Bariatric Medicine

Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

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Medical Surgical Group of No VA

6400 Arlington Blvd
Falls Church, VA 22042

Maher A Huttam MD

2946 Sleepy Hollow Rd
Falls Church, VA 22044

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