Rick is a Nurse Practitioner with the Valley Health Metabolic & Bariatric Program. He first worked for Valley Health from 1994-2002 as a critical care nurse while working towards completing the Nurse Practitioner program at Shenandoah University. Rick joined the Metabolic & Bariatric Program in 2009. As a Nurse Practitioner in the program, Rick works with patients after surgery, He also works with patients in the medical weight loss program assisting them with meeting their weight loss goals through diet and exercise or medication therapy. Rick has achieved the certification as a Certified Bariatric Nurse (CBN) through the ASMBS. He is also Adjunct Faculty at Shenandoah’s University School of Nursing.

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