From Left to Right: Dr. Huguet MD, MPH, FACS, Meghan Collins, Trinette Williams, Dr. St. Julien, MD, MPH
Joseph Baum, Ph.D.Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Baum is a licensed clinical psychologist. He earned his doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 1988 from the University of South Florida. He has been assisting weight-loss patients to prepare and succeed with their weight-loss, health and lifestyle goals since 2002. Dr. Baum provides preoperative psychological consultations and follow up care to help ensure each patient has the necessary psychological resources and emotional support to achieve and sustain their health and new lifestyle goals.
Linda DeLorey, RD, LD/N, CDERegistered Dietitian
Linda DeLorey, RD, LD/N, CDE, is an experienced diabetes educator and registered dietitian with the Lifehelp Diabetes and Nutrition Center at St Anthony’s Hospital. Drawing on a diverse career in the nutrition field for over 25 years, Linda has a wide range of health, weight management, and diabetes knowledge. She is certified in Adult Weight Management with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Linda recognizes that each client she meets is unique and requires individual strategies to achieve success. Her nutrition philosophy focuses on self-empowerment and setting realistic goals for healthy eating.
Dianna ThomasRegistered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
Dianna Thomas is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator who often acts as a health navigator for those who wish to improve their health outcomes. After obtaining a M.S. Degree in Human Nutrition from Winthrop University, Dianna worked in hospitals, outpatient clinics, in corporate wellness and as a university instructor. Accomplishments include providing formal presentations for organizations such as the American Diabetes Assoc. and the Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte and completing four half marathons. When she is not internet surfing health topics or working in nutrition, Dianna enjoys fixing up her "1920's relic of a home" and playing in the yard with her dogs.
Shane MillerFitness Specialist
Shane Miller is the Fitness Specialist for St. Anthony’s Hospital. He consults with patients to understand their activity level to help them navigate their exercise goals safely and effectively through the entire weight loss surgery process. Mr. Miller’s favorite part of his role as Fitness Specialist is demonstrating the proper technique when performing specific movements. Mr. Miller received his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Nutrition Science in 2016 from Whittier College in Southern California. He continues his passion for exercise through his daily routines, education, and certification.
Trinette WilliamsBariatric Manager
Trinette Williams is the bariatric manager for St. Anthony’s Hospital. From the initial consultation to postsurgical needs; she helps patients navigate through the entire weight loss surgery process. Ms. Williams’ favorite part of her role as a bariatric manager is the relationship she forms with patients and watching them transform. She aims to inspire and be a constant source of support to help patients reach their weight loss goals. Ms. Williams received her bachelor’s degree in nutrition and food science from Florida State University. She returned to her passion for nursing and became a registered nurse. Ms. Williams then furthered her education in nursing and earned an MSN in nursing informatics.
Theresa Schlott, MS, RDN, LD/NLicensed Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist
Theresa Schlott, MS, RDN, LD/N, is a licensed registered Dietitian-Nutritionist who has spent many years teaching people of all ages about nutrition, realistic healthful eating, and setting personalized goals for wellness success. She’s a foodie who believes that what we eat should be delicious and should contribute to our desired positive health outcomes. Theresa holds a master’s degree from Texas Tech University, credentials as a Certified Diabetes Educator, and ServSafe Certification from the National Restaurant Association. Her latest personal challenge is using a solar box cooker to take advantage of Florida’s ample sunshine to cook her meals.