Dr. Lauren Lemieux is an internist and an Assistant Clinical Professor in Westwood. She practices medicine in the division of Clinical Nutrition, the Center of Obesity and Metabolic Health (COMET), and the UCLA Medical Weight Management Program (formerly RFO). Dr. Lemieux is board certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine and as a Physician Nutrition Specialist.
Dr. Lemieux received her medical degree from UC Irvine School of Medicine in 2015. She graduated as class valedictorian and was awarded Junior AOA and Gold Humanism Honors. Dr. Lemieux completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at UCLA in 2018. Afterwards, she completed a one-year fellowship program in Clinical Nutrition at UCLA in 2019. She received her undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College in Maine.
Dr. Lemieux's primary area of practice involves treatment and prevention of obesity and related diseases such as prediabetes, diabetes, high cholesterol and hypertension. She believes in the importance of dietary and lifestyle changes to improve health.