Exercise and Obesity Medicine

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Attending Physician 

Dr. Albane Maggio



  • Provide diagnostic and therapeutic care for children and adolescents who are overweight.
  • Provide a multidisciplinary team including physicians, dieticians, psychologists, nurses and sports coaches specialized in the areas of: obesity, adolescence, eating disorders, family therapy and physical activity.
  • Offer family support, as close as possible to the needs of patients and their families: individual outpatient consultations and/or group programs.
  • Work with the other pediatric specialty divisions to ensure a comprehensive patient approach in terms of physical exercise and chronic diseases.

Practical info

Exercise and Obesity Medicine Sector
Children's Hospital
Rue Willy Donzé 6
1205 Genève

To make an appointment 

  • Overweight children and adolescents up to 16 years of age may contact the Administrative Office of the "Counterweight" Consultation 
  • Overweight young people 16 to 20 years of age may contact the Administrative Office of the Youth Health Unit.


More information

Votre enfant est malade?
Parents ce site est pour vous!



Is your child sick? Parents,
this website is for you!


Last update : 29/01/2019