Dr. Joey Skelton heads Brenner FIT.
The Brenner FIT Program at Brenner Children’s Hospital is one of the most comprehensive pediatric weight management programs in the country. Founded on the principles of behavior change and family-centered care, Brenner FIT aims to improve the health of children in North Carolina and beyond.
Brenner FIT is a multi-disciplinary team of health care professionals providing research-based care of children and families with weight problems. The program is made up of pediatricians, behavioral counselors, dietitians, physical therapists, social workers, and exercise specialists. Together, they guide families to a healthier life.
Brenner FIT is here to help all families who are seeking a healthier lifestyle. Our outpatient clinic is available by referral to both English and Spanish speaking families. Our group training is free and available to all members of the community. Please explore our website and discover the many ways that Brenner FIT can help your family and community become healthy for life.