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Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Dietetics
Board certified in Internal Medicine
No malpractice claims found
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This content was provided by Dr. Briones "Fast, Effective and Safe Medical Weight Loss Dr. Briones can help you lose weight and keep it off for good! As a specialist in medical weight loss, Dr. Briones is familiar with the problems that you face because of your weight. She has helped hundreds of overweight people gain control of their weight, their health, and their lives. Many of the people that come to our weight loss center have made repeated unsuccessful attempts at weight loss. Dr. Briones understands the frustration that you feel and can help you achieve a healthy weight and maintain it permanently. How Dr. Briones can help? Identify and correct medical causes of weight gain Designed a realistic weight reduction program for you Prescribe FDA approved appetite suppressants to help you get control Monitor and support you as you rapidly lose weight Teach you how to maintain your weight loss Offer ongoing support and coaching for as long as you need it Offer patient body contouring and cellulite treatments with Viora?s Reaction Offer Ultherapy, a non-invasive skin-tightening procedure, is ideal for loose skin on the brow, neck and chin. Dr. Briones?s treatment plan includes lifestyle change recommendations, and often bio-identical hormone intervention. Therefore, the plan is successful in helping to empower the patients to change their actions which results in a significant change in how they feel, overall quality of life and regain control of their present and future lives? Dr Briones prescribes medicines, hormones and/or lifestyle interventions that are based in biochemistry and physiology. She prescribes LIFESTYLE changes as "first line therapy" in the case of Metabolic Syndrome, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia and Diabetes. She design treatment protocols that are effective in reversing these processes and they are customized for each patient. Dr. Briones completed her residency training in internal medicine at Long Island Collegue Hospital in New York. She became board certified in Internal Medicine in 1996. She recertified in 2006. She is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Bariatric Medicine since 2010. She is currently a fellow in A4M.She has currently privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital. And she is a member of the medical staff at Burke Rehabilitation Hospitals for the last 15years. And she has academic appointment as clinical Assistant Professor in Medicine, Well Cornell Medical College. Dr. Briones is a member of the American Collegue of physician, the American Medical Association, America Society of Bariatric Physician and the North American Association for the Study of Obesity and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Her interest in treating obesity developed during her years of practicing internal medicine. She has specialized in the medical management of the co morbidities associated with obesity, such as diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and osteoarthritis. http://www.anti-aging-bhrt.com/mount-kisco/ny/10549/maria-briones-md.html"
Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New York.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Autonomous School Of Medical Science Of Central Americal
Undergraduate School | Graduated
University De Costa Rica Faculty De Med San Jose Costa Rica
Medical School | Graduated 1986
Mount Vernon Hosp
Internship Hospital | Completed
Long Island College Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed
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