Dr. Wendy Scinta; The Most Qualified Weight Loss Doctor in Fayetteville and DeWitt
Dr. Wendy Scinta is a nationally recognized expert on adult and childhood obesity treatment, and the immediate past-president of the Obesity Medicine Association. She is Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at SUNY Upstate, diplomat of the American Board of Family Physicians and diplomat of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Dr. Scinta’s book, “BOUNCE- A Weight Loss Doctor’s Plan for a Happier, Healthier and Slimmer child” has been a best seller in the field of childhood obesity, and her BOUNCE program has been implemented nationally and internationally. Her practice, Medical Weight Loss of New York, has treated thousands of overweight and obese individuals, from 4 to 84 years of age, helping several lose in excess of 200 pounds.
Dr. Scinta has been featured on the Steve Harvey Show, CNN, PBS, and is a regular guest on Doctor Radio (Sirius XM). She has been interviewed numerous times in print including the AMA News, The Denver Post, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Oprah Magazine, Parenting Magazine, Prevention Magazine (she is on the editorial board), Bariatric Times (with a regular column), Shape Magazine, Web MD, Woman’s Day, Woman’s Health Magazine and Men’s Health magazine among many others. Dr. Scinta also appeared in the 2014 documentary, “Carb Loaded- A culture dying to Eat.”
Dr. Scinta is passionate about fighting obesity in minority communities. Through her foundation, Dora’s Dream, Dr. Scinta is focused on preventing and reversing obesity in minority communities through Food, Fitness, Family and Faith.