Brenner FIT

Dr. Joey Skelton heads Brenner FIT.
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. 

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Brenner News and Highlights 

Head Hits Can Be Reduced in Youth Football; Study Shows Limiting Contact in Practice Makes Difference

Less contact during practice could mean a lot less exposure to head injuries for young football players, according to researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Virginia Tech.

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Ranked in 12 Medical Specialties, Wake Forest Baptist is among the Nation’s Best Hospitals According to U.S. News & World Report

For the 21st consecutive year, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is listed among the best hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The online magazine released its annual national ranking of the country’s premier hospitals, earlier today.

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Brenner Children’s Hospital Ranked among Best Children’s Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for the First Time

Brenner Children's Hospital, the pediatric arm of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, is among the best children's hospitals in the country according to U.S. News & World Report's 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals rankings.

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Quick Reference

Brenner FIT
Locally 
336-713-BFIT
or 
336-713-2348

brennerfit@wakehealth.edu

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