Dr Sally Norton
Leading weight loss and health expert, NHS consultant surgeon
Dr Sally Norton MB ChB MD FRCS
NHS weight loss consultant & surgeon, health writer
Sally Norton was the first female weight-loss surgeon in the UK and, along with her specialist team, has provided weight-loss surgery to over 1,000 patients.
Drawing on 25 years of medical experience, Sally is regularly quoted in / appears on international and national media, relating to current health and obesity trends including: BBC Breakfast, ITV's This Morning, Daily Telegraph, Daily Mail, Independent, and a range of health and lifestyle magazines.
Sally’s pledge is to provide a preventative solution to the spiralling health and obesity problems which are threatening to overwhelm the UK. VavistaLife (www.vavistalife.com) is a practical realisation of this commitment and offers a step-by-step, online health and weight-loss support service, guiding sustainable health and wellbeing success through small, science-backed changes. Weekly articles posted on the site also offer a reliable, unbiased resource through which site visitors can cut through the confusion of brand-led health claims and expose the latest fads. The site draws on the culmination of Sally’s many years of experience, combined with the expertise of other leading figures, to offer a unique and engaging central hub and community to help to achieve a healthy lifestyle without dieting.
Corporate wellness programmes are also available via VavistaWellness, which is designed specifically to support HR departments to tackle presenteeism as well as absenteeism; focussing on the particular issues of health, well-being and productivity in the workplace.