World-Class Care: It Starts With Our People

At UC Health, our priority is always our patients. To ensure they receive the best possible care, we partner with expert health-care professionals and physicians who are leaders—and teachers—in their fields. Read more about our bariatric specialists below.

 

Surgical Weight Loss Providers
Ivan Bennett, PA-C, MPAS
Joshua Kuethe, MD

Instructor of Clinical Surgery

Specialties

weight loss surgery, general surgery

Department : Surgery

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 475-8000, Cincinnati VA Medical Center: (513) 861-3100

Patient Satisfaction

Jonathan R. Thompson, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Specialties

weight loss surgery, general surgery

Department : Surgery

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Lisa West-Smith, PhD, LISW-S
Brad Watkins, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Associate Professor of Surgery

Specialties

weight loss surgery, general surgery

Department : Surgery

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Rating 4.8 out of 5

Primary Care/Medical Weight Loss Providers
Malti Vij, MD, NCMP
Malti Vij, MD, NCMP, ABOM

Specialties

medical weight loss, primary care

Department : Primary Care

Locations

UC Health Primary Care (Mason): (513) 584-6999, UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Rating 4.7 out of 5

Behavioral Health Providers
Stephen Benoit, PhD
Stephen Benoit, PhD, MA, LPCC

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience

Specialties

weight loss surgery, medical weight loss

Department : Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Lisa West-Smith, PhD, LISW-S
Lisa West-Smith, PhD, LISW-S

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Specialties

weight loss surgery, medical weight loss

Department : Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Advanced Practice Providers
Heather Waugh

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 475-8000

Patient Satisfaction

Rating 4.8 out of 5

Ivan Bennett, PA-C, MPAS
Ivan Bennett, PA-C, MPAS

Specialties

weight loss surgery, bariatric surgery

Department : Surgery

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Rating 4.9 out of 5

Dietitian Providers
Brookbank Valerie

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Haylee M. Hannah, RD, LD

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction

Sonal Hill RD, LD

Locations

UC Health Physicians Office North (West Chester): (513) 939-2263

Patient Satisfaction