PHYSICIANS & PROVIDERS

MEET OUR PHYSICIANS AND PROVIDERS

Surgeons

Dr.Michaelson-NWWC

Robert Michaelson, MD, PhD, FACS, FASMBS

Medical Director

Role:

Dr. Michaelson is the medical director of Northwest Weight & Wellness Center and has been exclusively focused on Bariatrics since 2006.

Devorah Alana Chock, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Bariatric Surgeon

Role:

Dr. Chock is a bariatric surgeon at Northwest Weight & Wellness Center, board certified in general surgery.

Leadership

Sonia-Jorgensen-NWWC

Sonia Jorgensen, MSN, RN

Role:

 Chief Administrator/CAO for Sound Surgeons PLLC /Northwest Weight and Wellness Center

carolyn-hood-nwwc

Carolyn Hood
HR/Payroll Coordinator

Role:

Carolyn Hood is an HR/Payroll Coordinator for Sound Surgeons PLLC /Northwest Weight and Wellness Center.

Megan-Bershon-NWWC

Megan Bershon, MHA, BSN, RN
Director of Surgical Services

Role:

Megan Bershon is the Director of Surgical Services for Sound Surgeons Surgery Center.

Advanced Practice

Ginny-George-NWWC

Ginny George, ARNP
Registered Nurse Practition

Role:

Ginny George is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), specializing in medically supervised weight loss as well as preoperative and postoperative bariatric surgery care.

Adam-Simon-NWWC

Adam Simon, PA-C
Surgical and Clinical Physician Assistant

Role:

Adam is an Advanced Practice Provider (APP), focusing on surgical and clinical physician assistance that specializes in medically supervised weight loss as well as preoperative and postoperative bariatric surgery care.

Caryn-Clippert-NWWC

Caryn Clippert, PA-C
Surgical and Clinical Physician Assistant

Role:

Caryn is an Advanced Practice Provider (APP), focusing on surgical and clinical physician assistance that specializes in medically supervised weight loss as well as preoperative and postoperative bariatric surgery care.

Nutrition Services

Nicole-Crotty-NWWC

Nicole M. Crotty, RDN, CD
Registered Dietitian

Role:

As a Registered Dietitian, Nicole conducts nutrition assessments for patients, provides medical nutrition therapy, and offers nutrition counseling and education for patients on surgical and non-surgical weight loss journeys.

Julia-Bleecker-NWWC

Julia Bleecker, MS, RD, CSOWM, CD
Registered Dietitian

Role:

As a Registered Dietitian, Julia conducts nutrition assessments for patients, provides medical nutrition therapy, and offers nutrition counseling and education for patients on surgical and non-surgical weight loss journeys.

Fitness

Amanda-Davis-NWWC

Amanda Davis, BS
Exercise Physiologist

Role:

Amanda Davis is an Exercise Specialist for Northwest Weight and Wellness Center (NWWC).

Journey Team

Itisha-Poe-NWWC

Itisha Poe, PCC
Patient Care Coordinator

Role:

Itisha is a Patient Care Coordinator here to help guide you through insurance, required appointments, needed medical referrals, and provide answer to your initial consult questions along with updates regarding next steps.

Jeanette-Brown-NWWC

Jeanette Brown, PCC
Patient Care Coordinator

Role:

Jeanette is a Patient Care Coordinator here to help guide you through insurance, required appointments, needed medical referrals, and provide answer to your initial consult questions along with updates regarding next steps.

Iris-Garbarino-NWWC

Iris Garbarino, PCC
Patient Care Coordinator

Role:

Iris is a Patient Care Coordinator here to help guide you through insurance, required appointments, needed medical referrals, and provide answer to your initial consult questions along with updates regarding next steps.