Meet Our Team
Our team of medical professionals has extensive experience in the field of anti-aging medicine. We use only the latest and most advanced treatments and technologies to ensure the best possible results while offering a comfortable and welcoming environment that puts our clients at ease. We prioritize your education so that you can make informed decisions about your treatment options.
Dr. Jennifer Schmidt
Dr. Jennifer Schmidt is originally from the Chicago area. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Loyola University Chicago in 1988. Following graduation, Dr. Schmidt performed research at Searle Pharmaceutical Company until 1991, and then she began medical school, realizing that she desired to help others in a more personal way. She graduated from Midwestern University in 1995 and completed her Family Practice residency in 1999 at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, IL, an affiliate of Rush Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Schmidt served as clinical faculty at the MacNeal Family Practice residency program the year following her graduation before relocating to North Carolina in 2000.
Dr. Schmidt has practiced Family Medicine since 2000. As a physician who practices holistic medicine, she became increasingly concerned about the obesity epidemic and other serious illnesses associated with excessive weight. After receiving bariatric training, She began practicing Bariatric Medicine as part of her Family Practice in 2009. Dr. Schmidt is an active member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, a board-certified physician, and an active member in the North Carolina Medical Society.
Dr. Schmidt established the Doctors Weight Loss Center of Cary in 2010 and the Anti-Aging Center of Cary in 2023 to support and treat those with health and weight issues. She is passionate about helping her patients achieve the best health possible through lifestyle modification, advanced testing, nutriceuticals, and more. She treats each patient as an individual with respect.
Dr. Schmidt enjoys spending time with her two children, Nate and Ella. She also enjoys cooking, gardening, exercising, and reading in her spare time.
Medical Office Assistant
Sheila served in the USAF as a Medical Technician. After being honorably discharged Sheila worked in several different medical offices in Florida before relocating to North Carolina. She worked full time while going to school to advance her skills. She joined the Doctors Weight Loss Center of Cary team in April 2014.
Sheila is the proud mother of two daughters and Nana to two wonderful grandchildren. She enjoys having sleepovers with her grandchildren and spending time with her family.
Julianne was thrilled to join the staff in June 2012 after graduating in April from Miller-Motte College as a Medical Clinical Assistant. Her training also includes surgical technology. Having lost 70 pounds herself in 2011, she especially enjoys being a cheerleader to our patients on their way to accomplishing their weight loss goals.
Julianne is lucky to have both her grown children living in the area. She has had a life-long interest in fiber arts, woodworking, paper crafts, and architecture.
Rachel started assisting the Doctors Weight Loss Center in 2013. She started working full-time in our office in 2020. Rachel is the mother of four children. She enjoys attending her son’s sports events and enjoys having her busy family all together for meals.
Certified Medical Assistant
Paige has enjoyed her working at Doctors Weight Loss Center of Cary since 2021.
In her spare time, Paige enjoys spending time with her son, reading, cross stitching, and gardening.