About us

Dr Denise E. Bruner MDBeing overweight and looking older affects how you feel about yourself and how others perceive you. You know what you want – to feel fantastic, inside and out. You want to achieve optimal health so you can live longer. It’s figuring out how to make it happen that keeps stumping you. Sound familiar?

My name is Denise E. Bruner. You may have seen me on DR. OZ, OPRAH, DR. PHIL, CNN, NBC, FOX or read quotes from me in THE NEW YORK TIMES, THE WASHINGTON POST, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, TIME and US NEWS AND WORLD REPORT. I am a leading board certified doctor in Bariatrics (Weight Management), Anti-Aging Medicine and Aesthetics – and I can help. Like you, I have battled weight and aging issues, so I understand your pain and frustration and offer compassionate care with lasting results.

Please tour my website to see all the services I am proud to offer in the Arlington, Virginia area.

My staff and I look forward to meeting you soon.

Denise E. Bruner, M.D. FASBP



The term is derived from the greek word bari, meaning weight. Bariatric medicine is the art and science of medical weight management.

Our services include:

  • Medical Management of Obesity
  • Personalized plans tailored to your needs
  • Prescribed medications and supplements
  • Medical Food

Anti-Aging Medicine

Anti-Aging Medicine treats the causes or inward origins of aging within the body.

Our services include:

  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hormone Pellet Implantation
  • Vitamin B-12 Injections
  • IV Vitamin Therapy
  • Comprehensive Laboratory Testing

Advanced Aesthetics

The term aesthetics (also esthetics) come from the Greek aisthetick, meaning “sensation” from or “sense.” Aesthetics is “a branch of philosophy dealing with the nature of beauty, art, taste and with the creation and appreciation of beauty.”

Our services and products include:

  • Botox®, Dysport®, Xeomin®
  • Latisse®
  • Facial Fillers: Juvederm®, Radiesse®
  • Sciton® Profile® Laser and BBL™
  • SkinTyte® and laser peels
  • Mesotherapy
  • Epicuren® Skin Care Products