Dr. John D. Hernried is the President & Medical Director of The Hernried Center for Medical Weight Loss in Sacramento, California. Dr. Hernried brings to The Hernried Center both a deep, caring interest and extensive experience in the treatment of obesity.
Board-certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine, he is also a member of the Obesity Society, American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Hernried has directed weight loss programs for area hospitals and serves as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine, University of California, Davis. He is also a well-known area lecturer on new topics in obesity.
He has been listed as a “Top Doctor” in Sacramento Magazine, Solano Magazine and The Davis Enterprise. Dr. Hernried is a graduate of Texas Tech School of Medicine, and did his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, Davis. He has been Medical Director at The Hernried Center since 1999, while also practicing internal medicine at Sutter West Medical Group (1994-1999) and most recently at Kaiser Permanente.
Dr. Hernried joined The Hernried Center full-time in 2005 in order to dedicate himself to the practice of bariatric medicine.