The Metabolic and Bariatric team at Saint Michael's Medical Center
is dedicated to working with each individual patient to provide an optimal
outcome and long-term success. It consists of an experienced bariatric
surgeon, physician assistants, nurses, dietitians, psychologists, medical
consultants, fitness experts and a knowledgeable office staff.
Bariatric Coordinator/ Nurse Practitioner
Cheryl graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
with a Master of Science Degree in Nursing in 2007 and has been practicing
as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Here at St Michael's Medical Center
Cheryl holds the role of the Metabolic and Bariatric Clinical Coordinator.
Cheryl works closely with Dr. Majid and her patients to ensure the best
patient care for patients through their weight loss journey. She is committed
to guiding patients through the process toward surgery, assist patient
with gaining insurance approval for surgery, as well as continuing patient
education, counseling, and support before and after surgery. She also
ensures bariatric program compliance to meet quality standards. Before
joining the Metabolic and Bariatric Center, Cheryl worked at Broadway
House for Continuing Care where she provided direct clinical care to patients
affected by HIV.