Providers

Our Physicians Help You Lose Weight

When you join Alfie, our healthcare providers will work with you to determine the right medications for you based on your metabolic profile.

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Weight management based in science, not fads

Doctor-prescribed, precision weight management

Our team of doctors prescribe a variety of medications that help you lose weight, mainly through suppressing appetite. There are a wide range of medicines that our providers may prescribe based on certain factors presented in your lab results or preferences.

Our providers and clinical advisors are licensed and certified by a variety of organizations, such as the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the National Board of Health and Wellness Coaching. When you join Alfie, you join a growing number of patients who have successfully lost weight.

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Developed by top clinicians

Clinical Advisory Board

Fatima Stanford
MD, MPH, MPA, MBA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FAMWA, FTOS

Fatima Cody Stanford is an obesity medicine physician, internist, and pediatrician and an associate professor of medicine and pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. She is one of the most highly cited scientists in the field of obesity.

Noreen Reilly Harrington
PhD

Noreen Reilly-Harrington, Ph. D. is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and an internationally-recognized expert in cognitive-behavioral treatment, with a special focus on the treatment of obesity and eating disorders in individuals with mood disorders.

Abeer Bader
RD

Abeer Bader is the Lead Clinical Nutrition Specialist at the Mass General Weight Center, treating patients with obesity and works within the Digestive Healthcare Center treating patients with gastrointestinal disease.

dedicated provider support

How our specialists help

In your first appointment, our providers will review your metabolic profile with you and discuss the various weight loss medication options to create a plan specific to you. Our experts will help you understand your metabolic type and determine if you have any other medical conditions that may interfere with prescribing you certain weight loss medications.

Our providers also have the ability to work directly with your insurance to help you get coverage for a specific medication or weight loss drug.

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managed by top doctors across the us

Alfie Providers

Hasan Syed
Hasan Syed
MD

Fellowship-trained surgeon with a special interest in men’s health.

Licensed in VA, MD, and DC.

Darmadi Khong
Darmadi Khong
MD

Internal medicine specialist and former Medical Director

Licensed in NY and NJ.

Chelsea Nair
Chelsea Nair
NP

Board-certified NP with a focus on treating obesity.

Licensed in VA and DC.

Daniella Tello
Daniella Tello
MD

Internal medicine physician with a passion for fitness and weight loss.

Licensed in FL.

Ellie Reese
Ellie Reese
NP

Board-certified NP with experience in weight management.

Licensed in FL, TX, NM, and UT.

S. Bellapu
S. Bellapu
MD

Telemedicine specialist with a focus on better care for patients.

Licensed in CA, CT, FL, MD, NH, NJ, NY, and TX.

Mariama Hubbard
Mariama Hubbard
NP

Board-certified NP with experience across telehealth for obesity.

Licensed in CA, NJ, and NY.

Vince Lia
Vince Lia
Health Coach

Creator of the Fit From Food Academy and certified health coach.

John Farnelli
John Farnelli
Health Coach

Certified health coach focusing on long-term lifestyle change.

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Weight loss at your convenience

Avoid inconvenient in-person visits and expensive weight loss centers

If you've struggled with weight loss and are considering bariatric surgery or another form of weight loss surgery to lose your unwanted pounds, our weight loss doctors can help you lose weight with less long-term risks than surgical approaches and faster than other weight loss programs.

Our providers, dietitians, nutritionists, and health coaches have experience across a wide array of weight-loss strategies to provide you with the most effective weight experience.

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Weight loss starting at under $30 per week

Get started with Alfie today.

Alfie has helped hundreds of members lose weight — let us help you as well!

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Metabolic Profile

1:1 Provider Visits

Precision medication and coaching

Text Your Provider for Individual Health Coaching

Have questions throughout the week or want to understand ways to meet your goals? Our health coaches are available through text. They'll work with you in 1:1 sessions to determine the best lifestyle and behavior changes you can make to develop long term weight management habits. Our health coaches bring years of expertise in obesity treatment, making best food choices to manage calories and helping individuals increase their physical activity. Within months, you'll be at the healthy weight you're looking to hit.