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Meet Our Team of Medical Providers at Transform Alliance for Health in Newton MA

Meet our providers and medical support staff at Transform Alliance for Health in Newton MA! Our team members are ready to help you and your family feel better. For more information, call us or book an appointment online.

GENERATOR

Founder & Leader of Transform Alliance for Health

Vyvyane Loh, MD

Shaman (Chief Visionary)

Dr. Vyvyane Loh is board-certified in Obesity Medicine and Internal Medicine. She graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and trained at Newton-Wellesley Hospital where she also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Loh worked at HMR and was the medical obesity specialist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s Center for Weight Loss Surgery before starting her own practice. She serves on the ABOM exam writing board and is a member of the Obesity Medicine Association and The Obesity Society. Her other achievements include choreography and writing. She was the recipient of the Bunting/Radcliffe Fellowship in Fiction in 2006, a Guggenheim Fellow in Fiction in 2008, and shortlisted for the 2005 international IMPAC Award in Literature. Her diverse skills support her commitment to celebrating the full range of our humanity in an increasingly technological and disembodied world through art and the healing sciences.

Vyvyane Loh, MD

Vyvyane Loh, MD

Shaman (Chief Visionary)

Dr. Vyvyane Loh is board-certified in Obesity Medicine and Internal Medicine. She graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and trained at Newton-Wellesley Hospital where she also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Loh worked at HMR and was the medical obesity specialist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s Center for Weight Loss Surgery before starting her own practice. She serves on the ABOM exam writing board and is a member of the Obesity Medicine Association and The Obesity Society. Her other achievements include choreography and writing. She was the recipient of the Bunting/Radcliffe Fellowship in Fiction in 2006, a Guggenheim Fellow in Fiction in 2008, and shortlisted for the 2005 international IMPAC Award in Literature. Her diverse skills support her commitment to celebrating the full range of our humanity in an increasingly technological and disembodied world through art and the healing sciences.

THE POWER

The Core Of Transform’s Power Is Its Amazing Team Of Transformers

Driss Affany

Head Builder (Director of Operations)

Driss graduated from Université de Nancy I , France with a doctorate degree in Mathematics and enjoyed the academic teaching and research environment post-graduation. He then went on to develop extensive experience in Business and Logistics before joining Transform Alliance for Health. Driss believes in Transform’s vision to transform sick care to health care globally through re-imagining, re-designing and implementing new models of preventive care in the world.
One of Driss’ hobbies is to turn his backyard into a vegetable garden during the warm months, growing over a dozen types of organic herbs and vegetables every year that he loves to share with family, friends, colleagues and neighbors.
DRISS AFFANY

Driss Affany

Head Builder (Director of Operations)

Driss graduated from Université de Nancy I , France with a doctorate degree in Mathematics and enjoyed the academic teaching and research environment post-graduation. He then went on to develop extensive experience in Business and Logistics before joining Transform Alliance for Health. Driss believes in Transform’s vision to transform sick care to health care globally through re-imagining, re-designing and implementing new models of preventive care in the world.
One of Driss’ hobbies is to turn his backyard into a vegetable garden during the warm months, growing over a dozen types of organic herbs and vegetables every year that he loves to share with family, friends, colleagues and neighbors.

Anna Gonzalez

Chief Grower (Chief Behavior & Education Coach)

Anna graduated from Brandeis University with a major in Health Science, Society and Policy, and a minor in Business. Anna’s studies included courses in biology and physiology, as well as various aspects of the health care system and policies. She is also fluent in Spanish. Anna brings her passion for Public Health, wellness and advocacy for underserved groups to her role as Chief Grower at Transform Alliance for Health. In her day job, she coaxes, guides and helps our patients towards sustainable behavioral change with compassion and care. In her “free” time, Anna is currently pursuing her Masters in Public Health from George Washington University.

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Anna Gonzalez

Chief Grower (Chief Behavior & Education Coach)

Anna graduated from Brandeis University with a major in Health Science, Society and Policy, and a minor in Business. Anna’s studies included courses in biology and physiology, as well as various aspects of the health care system and policies. She is also fluent in Spanish. Anna brings her passion for Public Health, wellness and advocacy for underserved groups to her role as Chief Grower at Transform Alliance for Health. In her day job, she coaxes, guides and helps our patients towards sustainable behavioral change with compassion and care. In her “free” time, Anna is currently pursuing her Masters in Public Health from George Washington University.

Woo-jung Choi

Ambassador (Administrative Assistant)

Woo-jung graduated from Tufts University with a Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies. His passions include statistical analysis and organizing data on Excel spreadsheets. Besides English, he is fluent in Korean and Japanese. Woo-jung is currently working on a Master’s in Public Health at Boston University.
Woo-jung Choi

Woo-jung Choi

Ambassador (Administrative Assistant)

Woo-jung graduated from Tufts University with a Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies. His passions include statistical analysis and organizing data on Excel spreadsheets. Besides English, he is fluent in Korean and Japanese. Woo-jung is currently working on a Master’s in Public Health at Boston University.