Our Staff

Clinical Staff

Susan Cetlin, Ph.D.

Dr. Cetlin is a licensed doctoral level psychologist with 30 years of experience serving adults, teens, children and families in a warm and compassionate manner. She provides a range of services including counseling, consultation, psychotherapy, wellness education and life guidance. She is excited to be part of the Surgical Weight Loss Specialists team to help patients develop the personal resources they need to make important changes, to overcome obstacles and to succeed in their life goals. Her practice recognizes the importance of the mind/body/spirit connection as a critical ingredient to health, healing, and happiness. For more information, her website can be found at www.lifethrivepsych.com. She has offices in Walpole and Sharon.

Jen Larrabee, RNC, BSN

Jen brings a wealth of nursing and patient care experience to her job as Clinical Program Coordinator for the Steward Norwood Hospital Weight Loss Surgery program. Jen graduated from the diploma program at Framingham Union Hospital School of Nursing in 1992 and received her BSN from Rhode Island College in 2006. She began her career at Norwood Hospital and has been there since. Jen's mother has also worked as at nurse Norwood for over 40 years. Over the years Jen has served in many capacities on Unit 23, the hospital's surgical unit and the home of all post-operative LapBand and Sleeve Gastrectomy patients. She is the Nurse Manager for Unit 23, the unit's Clinical Leader and Pain Resource Nurse, and a key member of the Patient Care System Implementation Team which coordinates the Hospital's computerized Nursing Documentation and Care System. Jen has a strong interest in weight loss and women's health issues. In her free time, Jen is an avid fitness buff, but most of all loves spending time with husband Mike and two sons.

Alison Doak, MS, RDN, LDN

Alison Doak, a Registered Dietician, serves as our team’s Nutritionist. Alison joined SWLS with a wealth of experience counseling patients on nutrition and healthy eating. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings, including Lahey Clinic and Post Road Pediatrics. Alison also serves as a Visiting Lecturer at Framingham State College, teaching students about community nutrition.

Julie Cedrone, MSN, FNP-BC | julie@massweightloss.com

With over thirteen years experience as a Nurse Practitioner, Julie has joined our practice after working as part of Caritas Medical Group at Foxboro. During her extensive career Julie has practiced both independently and in collaboration with family physicians and internists in a number of large multi-specialty health centers. Julie holds Bachelor of Science degrees in both Biology and Nursing from Curry College and Regis College. She also has a Master of Science in Nursing from Regis College. In addition to her clinical experience, Julie currently serves as a Graduate Clinical Instructor and Faculty member at Boston College's School of Nursing. Julie enjoys spending time with her husband, two sons and extended family. She also looks forward to relaxing at the shore during the summer months.

Office Staff

Jayne Smith, Surgical Coordinator | jayne@massweightloss.com

Jayne has been an important part of our practice for ten years. She coordinates the care of all of our weight loss surgery patients and is happy to assist with scheduling appointments, obtaining referrals and working with insurers. Jayne is a valuable resource for patients and their families as they navigate the healthcare system. Jayne enjoys spending time boating around Cape Cod with her family.

Patty Patterson, Office Assistant | patty@massweightloss.com

Patty joined us recently after several years working for an architectural firm in Boston. Knowing how much her mother Kathy enjoys working in our practice inspired Patty to do the same. Patty is now assisting with everything from scheduling to data input. She brings a wealth of computer knowledge and logistical expertise to our practice. Patty is an avid Red Sox fan.

Jordana Glasgow, JD, Business Development | jordana@massweightloss.com

Keeping with the theme of a family business, Adam’s wife Jordana recently joined our practice to assist with business development. After working as a litigation attorney at a Boston law firm for 17 years, Jordana is enjoying her new career change. Jordana is managing many aspects of our business, including our website, patient newsletter and special projects. She is always open to hearing new ideas from our patients. Jordana enjoys antiquing and spending time in Maine with Adam and their two sons

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