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The Weight Loss Center Joins UPMC


Feb. 17, 2021

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Weight Loss Center at PinnacleHealth and The Weight Loss Center at PinnacleHealth-Lititz have joined UPMC under the names UPMC Harrisburg Weight Management Center; Harrisburg and UPMC Harrisburg Weight Management Center; Lititz. The practice is dedicated to helping patients on the path to better health using surgical options and lifestyle changes.

“We share common interests and core values when it comes to patient-centered, quality care. By working together, we combine our history, reputation, skills, and experience to help our patients through all stages of their lives,” said Philip Guarneschelli, president of UPMC in Central Pa. “The teams are looking forward to further aligning and being able to offer patients all of the advantages in access, technology, and research that are available as part of the UPMC system”.

The board-certified surgeons are well trained to perform bariatric services, including biliopancreatic diversion, bariatric surgery, and weight loss surgery. The following providers see patients at this office:

The offices are located at 4315 Londonderry Rd., Harrisburg, PA, and 1575 Highlands Drive, Suite 201, Lititz, PA. The office at Harrisburg is open Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and the office at Lititz is open on Tuesdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To schedule an appointment, call 717-909-0290. For more information, visit

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