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Weight Management and Nutrition Center

The Fort Sanders Weight Management and Nutrition Center empowers individuals to achieve a healthy lifestyle through sustainable life-long changes in diet, physical activity and personal health management. The Fort Sanders Weight Management and Nutrition Center’s medically supervised approach to weight loss offers each patient an individualized plan tailored to their needs. Our weight management services are designed for adults with a BMI of 27 or greater who need to lose moderate to significant amounts of weight.

Our Services

  • Nonsurgical weight loss including FDA-approved medications and/or behavior modification
  • Bariatric surgery nutrition and insurance consultations
  • Lab testing
  • Optional B12 injections
  • Nutrition counseling and education for chronic health conditions, including diabetes, hypertension, kidney disease, heart disease, etc.

Our Staff

Patients are supervised by a weight loss team that includes a physician, nurse practitioner and dietitian. Our staff of certified obesity and weight management professionals are among only a handful of such specialists in the state of Tennessee.  

Dana Webber, MSN, NP-C, CBN

Nurse Practitioner

Rachel Ignomirello, MS, RDN, CSOWM, LDN

Clinical Dietitian

Mark A. Colquitt, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Medical Director

James P. Howell, D.O.

Supervising Physician

Anny Carpenter

Office Manager