Weight Management Program

Kennedy Krieger Institute • 801 North Broadway • Baltimore, MD 21205

Director:

Andrea Heyman

About Our Program:

The Weight Management Program at Kennedy Krieger Institute is dedicated to the management of patients with disabilities who are overweight or obese. The program provides comprehensive nutrition assessment, education, and treatment for overweight and obese patients and their families. Our goal is to provide patients and their caregivers the skills needed to help them develop healthy habits for a lifetime.

Primary Program Goals:

  • Promote weight maintenance or weight loss
  • Decrease severity of existing weight-related chronic disease
  • Decrease risk of developing weight-related chronic disease
  • Increased mobility and function

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Contacts:

To make appointments:
Call the Care Management Department
Phone:(443)923-9400 

For questions about the program:
Call the Nutrition Department
Phone: (443) 923-2730

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Additional Diagnoses Served: 
Brain injury, traumatic brain injury
Diabetes
Hypercholesterolemia
Hypertension
Overweight and Obesity
Prader Willi
Sleep Disorders