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8472 Herring Run Road, Seaford, DE 19973 |302-536-5395302-536-5395
  • Welcome To Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery

    At Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery, our goal is to provide quality and compassionate care to all of our patients. Our multidisciplinary team is made up of understanding and caring professionals that are committed to supporting you throughout your weight loss journey. Our team includes your surgeon, an internal medicine physician, the program manager and a registered dietitian. Whether you are being cared for by our medical weight loss team or are having surgery, we are here for you every step of the way.

  • Nanticoke Weight Loss

    Surgical Weight Loss

    Weight loss surgeries are performed using ½ inch incisions (laparoscopic surgery) resulting in decreased pain, faster recovery and shorter hospital stays. Our experienced surgeon performs sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass and duodenal switch surgeries.

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  • Nanticoke Weight Loss

    Medical Weight Loss

    Our doctor-supervised weight loss program in Seaford, DE is led by Dr. Palavecino, a Board Certified Internist and Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Dr. Palavecino helps with the diagnosis and staging of the disease and develops an individualized program to achieve each patient’s weight loss goal.

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  • Nanticoke Weight Loss


    Whether you are considering weight loss surgery or medical weight loss, we hold several free educational events and support groups each month that are open to the general public.

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Meet Our Team

Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery is here to support you as you move through your weight loss journey. We offer a holistic approach for the treatment of obesity, including both surgical and medical weight loss solutions. As with any comprehensive weight loss program, your care will include diet education, behavioral therapy and support for necessary lifestyle changes. Our multidisciplinary team includes experts in their fields. Our team treats you like family and is available to support you throughout your journey.

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  • Success Stories

    Our patients have great healthy weight loss success stories to share!

    Read about the success they’ve had with programs at Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery - or let their before and after photos speak for themselves!

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Our Blog

Exercising During Changing Seasons

September 27th, 2018

Most people know that weight loss often requires more than making changes to your diet; it requires making long-term changes to your overall lifestyle. These lifestyle changes can also involve adapting to the seasonal changes. With summer at an end and days getting shorter, here are just a few lifestyle changes to keep a healthy lifestyle with less daylight. Join a Gym There is nothing better than a long run outdoors, but as we begin to see less daylight and