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Dr. Lawrence Cheskin

  • Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Languages supported at his practice: English
  • Office Hours
  • Accepting New Patients

Dr. Cheskin's Background


Lawrence J. Cheskin, M.D., F.A.C.P., is Associate Professor of Health, Behavior & Society, with a joint appointment in Human Nutrition, and in Medicine at Johns Hopkins. He is also former director of the Gastroenterology Division, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Dr. Cheskin founded the Johns Hopkins Weight Management Center in 1990. He is the principal investigator on several research grants and is a frequent contributor to research and popular articles on weight management.

Hospital Affiliations
  • Franklin Square Hospital Center
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
  • Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • 1980
  • Medical School
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Hanover, NH