Treatment in a pleasant, nurturing, and professional environment

​Comprehensive medical assessment followed by a detailed explanation of findings and plans for treatment 
​Consultation, referral, and coordination with other professionals, such as  dietitians, therapists, and other medical specialists as needed

Close supervision throughout the entire treatment

New patients:

Please complete the forms available here and submit them electronically on the Forms page before your first appointment.

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What We Do

For Patients

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Who We Are

​​Prospective patients: 


We encourage you to learn more about the Medical Center for Eating Disorders and the services we offer and to contact us with any questions you may have.


We are currently accepting new patients, and we urge you to reach out to us to schedule an appointment. We look forward to seeing you!

Welcome to the Medical Center for Eating Disorders, the first and only medical treatment center for eating disorders in the Houston area for all ages, children through adults!


Edward P. Tyson, MD and Jennifer Nagel, RDN, LD, PA-C specialize in evaluating and treating individuals who are struggling with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and other similar issues. They are passionate about providing specialized medical treatment for eating disorders and ensuring that they provide their patients with the most effective treatment for each person's individual situation.

​​​​​​​Feeling cold often
Fingers or toes turn blue
Having "hot flashes" or sweating spells (at night or other times not related to exercise)
Dizziness or feeling like you are going to pass out at times
Difficulty thinking straight or remembering things as well
Trouble falling or staying asleep
Headaches
Hair loss
Mouth can feel dry sometimes
Heartbeat going fast suddenly
Feeling your heart "skip beats" or like it "jumps" at times
Chest pain
Shortness of breath or trouble breathing correctly
Stomach pain and/or discomfort
Difficulty with constipation and/or diarrhea
Problems with heartburn, indigestion, and/or reflux
Blood present in stools or when you have thrown up
Seeing something that looks like coffee grounds when you have thrown up
Loss or decrease of menstrual periods or issues with infertility
Feeling like you've eaten out of control or feeling guilty after eating
Swelling in your feet or hands
Enamel erosion, tooth pain/sensitivity, or tooth loss from acid
Pain in one or more of your bones (like your shin or feet) or joints
Cutting or burning your skin intentionally 
You have had thoughts about hurting yourself and/or wanting to end your life recently
You have made yourself throw up recently
You have taken laxatives recently
You have taken diet pills recently
You have taken something to make yourself throw up
You have taken other stuff you would rather not talk about
You have or suspect you have one or more of the following: High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol, Diabetes, Thyroid Disease, ADD/ADHD
You have been diagnosed with or told you have one or more of the following: Gluten Sensitivity, Celiac Disease, Lactose Intolerance, and/or nutritional deficiencies


Medical Center for Eating Disorders

Specializing in the Evaluation and Treatment of Eating Disorders

Healing from the inside out

​​​​​​​We have moved! We are located in the same building, but we are now on the second floor in Suite 220. Find our address and other contact information here!

Eating Disorders

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Are You Experiencing Any of These Symptoms?

At the Medical Center for Eating Disorders, we provide several services, including:



If you find that you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please tell a medical practitioner that is knowledgeable about eating disorders. You can also contact us at the Medical Center for Eating Disorders.

Latest News:

Those with eating disorders and/or disordered eating face emotional and physical difficulties which can have serious, life-threatening medical consequences. The following is a list of issues you may or may not be experiencing. Please review the list of symptoms below to see whether any apply to you.

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