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About Dr. Wayne J English MD
Dr. Wayne J English has the following 2 specialties
- 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.
Dr. Wayne J English has the following 1 expertise
- Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
Dr. Wayne J English is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Wayne J English - Posted on October 2nd, 2018
Absolutely the best
Self-verified patient of Dr. Wayne J English - Posted on June 11th, 2018
Great Doctor! Great Man!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Wayne J English - Posted on December 19th, 2013
From the moment I walked into the doors at the bariatric department at MGH, I was treated like I was there only patient. Dr. English has the best bedside manner, making you feel comfortable the whole time. Ive lost 105 pounds since surgery, so it was a definate succsess. The dietician, Kelly is top of the line.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Wayne J English - Posted on April 15th, 2011
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Wayne J English - Posted on December 6th, 2010
The BEST thing I have ever done for myself was having Dr. English do my Bariatric Surgery. His progam is very thorough from begining to the end. He has great bedside manners and explains things in great detail. My friend recommended that I have him do my surgery and I also would recommend him to anyone!!! I FEEL GREAT AND HAVE LOST 100 POUNDS:) Thank-You Dr.English and all your Staff....
Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2014)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
29 Years Experience
University Of Miami Leonard M Miller School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1990
Dr. Wayne J English Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TN Blue Network S
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry PPO - TN
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsVANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, 719 Thompson Ln Ste 22200, Nashville, TN
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