• Kim Hunt Kim Hunt, R.D., L.D. received her bachelor's of science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Rhode Island and completed her internship at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St Louis, Missouri. She is an American Dietetic Association Registered and Licensed Dietitian. Kim has over 25 years of experience as a dietitian with a specialty in weight management. She holds a Certificate in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management and an Advanced Certificate in Adult Weight Management. Prior to joining |company| she served on a bariatric surgery team at Portsmouth Hospital in New Hampshire.
  • Frank Troncale M.D. Dr. Troncale has been practicing gastroenterology in New Haven since 1971. Born in Alabama, he received his bachelor’s degree from Loyola in New Orleans and his medical degree from Tulane. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), and the American Medical Association (AMA). In 1999, he received the Distinguished Clinician Award from the AGA. Dr. Troncale is an associate clinical professor of medicine at Yale, and is affiliated with the Hospital of St. Raphael, Milford Hospital, and Yale-New Haven Hospital. A father of three, Dr. Troncale and his wife Mary have been married for more than 35 years. He enjoys the opera, vintage toys, vegetable gardening, and traveling.
  • Linda Sadinsky APRN,FNP-BC Linda has been a part of the team since June of 2015. She graduated from Southern Connecticut State University in the family nurse practitioner program. Having over 25 years in the medical field, Linda has the experience and the heart to help our patients achieve their weight loss goals. Mother of four, she enjoys competitive tennis and hiking with her three dogs.
  • Erica Hottin Growing up, Erica was over overweight and at one point, considered obese.  Her junior year of high school she decided to change her lifestyle for the better.  She started off by experimenting with dieting and cutting calories while exercising on a treadmill daily. After a year of dedicated work, she had lost 120 pounds and has maintained that for the past 9 years or so. Now she is always trying something new to test her limits, whether it’s going to her local gym and practicing weight training techniques, working out outside, running in a 5k race, Crossfit and more. This life style change has motivated her to pursue her college degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Erica has her bachelor’s degree in Nutrition from the University of New Haven, as well as her Associate degree in Dietetic Technology from Gateway Community College. Erica also is a Certified Personal Trainer. Erica is now a motivated active member of the nutrition and fitness community wanting to help others achieve their goals.
  • Tulie Brew APRN Bio Coming Soon!
  • John Sceppa RPA-C John is a Physician Assistant at |company|. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, as well as from Touro College School of Health Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies. For the last ten years, John has been working as a Physician Assistant in Bariatric Medicine, Orthopedics, and Sports Medicine. He has been an adjunct Physician Assistant at Yale New Haven Hospital and is currently an active member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. In addition, he has been awarded a Certificate of Advanced Training in Obesity Medicine from the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. John is enthusiastic about being a member of the |company| team and has a passion for Bariatric Medicine and its profound impact on overall medical health and quality of life.