Dr. Sugarman has published more than 50 articles and has four syndromes named after him. Dr. Sugarman has studied and published the rare obesity syndrome, Prader-Willie-Franconi-Labhart. He has been involved in fat metabolism and has treated weight loss control patients for more than 30 years.

Dr. Sugarman is now practicing bariatrics, weight control, life extension, natural hormone replacement, nutrition and preventative medicine as Medical Director of Lifetime Wellness together with his beautiful wife and co-founder, Christina.