Dr. Arthur Davidson, Jr. is a top weight loss expert specializing in functional, anti-aging, and bariatric medicine. As Medical Director at NY Health and Wellness, he oversees Balance 3H Plus®, the revolutionary medical weight loss program designed to target three key hormones that are known to fluctuate and disrupt appetite signals during menopause — ghrelin, leptin and cortisol –– and help bring them back into balance.
A graduate of the Howard University College of Medicine, Dr. Davidson completed his internship at the University of Chicago where he also did a fellowship in fetal maternal medicine. Dr. Davidson performed his residency in anesthesiology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn. He left a successful anesthesiology practice at Staten Island Hospital to return to SUNY Downstate Medical Center as an assistant professor. There he took on a multitude of roles including interim director of the medical and surgical intensive care unit, director of the recovery room, and director of respiratory therapy. In addition, Dr. Davidson taught an elective in respiratory therapy to third and fourth year medical students, supervising residents in the operating room. The 126th doctor in the world to receive his boards in bariatric medicine, Dr. Davidson went on to become president and chairman of the board of The American Society of Bariatric Physicians. He has also taken extensive courses in alternative medicine, bariatric medicine, and functional medicine. Currently, Dr. Davidson is pursuing his Master’s degree in metabolic and nutritional medicine at the University of South Florida Medical School.