Here at the Piatek Institute we understand your frustration towards weight loss. Obesity will affect 1in 3 Americans and we have dedicated our practice towards helping end this epidemic. Led by Dr. Jay Piatek, our practice has provided 25 years of weight loss treatment serving over 20,000 patients in Indiana and across the US. We are more than confident we can provide you with the tools to reach your weight loss goals.
Jay Piatek, MD
Dr. Piatek graduated Cum Laude from the University of Evansville with a B.S. in Chemistry. He earned his M.D. from Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Piatek spent his residency in family practice at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. Prior to founding The Piatek Institute, he served as a staff emergency physician for eight successful years.
Dr. Piatek's Institute for weight management has quickly become one of the largest, most successful bariatric clinics in the country. The Institute’s distinctive environment offers an empowering and inspirational setting for patients. It is also one of the few clinics in the US managing pediatric obesity. "The number one goal for us here at the institute is to educate our patients about the real causes and treatment of obesity."-Dr. Piatek.
Jennifer Styer, MSN
Nurse Styer, has over 14 years of experience as an RN. She graduated from IUPUI with her BSN in 2004. She received her MSN from IUPUI in 2009 and in 2015 achieved her Post-MSN certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Indiana State University.
Nurse Styer has been with the practice since July of 2018. She believes in the Piatek Institute Methodology that Dr. Piatek has created along with bringing her own caring and attentive nature to the practice. "It has been wonderful. I really enjoy getting to know our patients and help them through their weight loss journey. Also, sometimes a woman wants to confide in another woman about weight loss. It can be very personal and it is nice we can provide that option to them here."-Nurse Styer.