Cops: MontCo weight loss doc violated patients

A Montgomery County weight loss doctor has been charged with several counts of assault for allegedly touching patients inappropriately during weight loss sessions, according to the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office.

Dr. Arie Oren, who worked at Weight Control on West 3rd Street in Conshohocken, used his hands and objects to inappropriately touch patients, including to penetrate their genitals, prosecutors said. Police said they received numerous complaints from several of Oren's female patients between September and December.

Arie Oren

He has been charged with multiple counts of aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault is scheduled to be arraigned today.

Anyone with further information about other incidents involving Oren is urged to call Conshohocken Borough Detectives at 610-828-4032.