Walk-In Medical Care
MEDICAL WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM

Our expert team of physicians and dietitians help you achieve your ideal weight by addressing lifestyle changes that enable you to achieve better health.  The program combines our one-on-one counseling and nutritional guidance with prescription therapy for greater compliance and better results. Our comprehensive program helps patients to participate in an evidence-based program that blends education, support, medical monitoring and proven techniques for long-term weight loss. More than 25 years of proven clinical results
  • To determine if any existing medical conditions might prevent you from participating in the program, our medical obesity physicians will conduct an initial assessment and also assist you in determining which plan is best for you.
  • While losing weight can be difficult, studies have shown that a multidisciplinary approach including dietary changes, physical activity and behavioral modification is the most effective way of achieving and maintaining weight loss.
    • FDA approved medications
    • Appetite Control
    • Portion Control
    • Cravings are controlled
    • Moderate exercise
    • Accountability
  • Our weight loss program offers a multi-disciplinary approach, incorporating a broad range of medical services for adults who are somewhat overweight to morbidly obese. Our physicians evaluate each patient and provide the individualized care that is crucial to effective and long-lasting treatment success. This unique, comprehensive weight loss program addresses the medical, behavioral, nutritional issues related to obesity.
  • Although it is often perceived as a cosmetic problem, obesity is associated with many serious health conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, several types of cancer, sleep apnea, musculoskeletal diseases, and other medical problems.
  • Individuals who have achieved their weight loss goals participate in the maintenance program. This consists of participants continue to meet with the program physician for ongoing medical supervision and with the dietitian for individualized meal plans and support as necessary to maintain their ideal body weight and emphasize lifestyle strategies including healthy diet, exercise, stress reduction and other behavioral tools that promote long term weight maintenance and good health.

Program Cost
  • Physician assessment and classes are generally not covered by insurance. Costs for the other related services (physician visits, lab tests, etc.) vary, and may be covered by your insurance plan. Our staff will work with you to help determine your coverage benefits.
Benefits of our Program:
  • Physician-Directed Weight Management
  • Physical Examination
  • Metabolic Lab Tests
  • Safe and Effective Medication
  • Successful Dietary Guidelines
  • Counseling and New Supplements for Craving Control
  • Individual Attention
Outcomes:
  • Lose between 3-7 lbs per week safely and effectively
  • Raise HDL or good cholesterol levels while lowering LDL or bad cholesterol levels
  • Bring your A1C levels down
  • Reduce your dependence on diabetic medications and stabilize your blood sugar
How the medical weight loss program Takes Off the Weight:

The weight loss system combines a nutritious, well-balanced diet, energizing vitamins and other supplements; B-12 injections for an extra energy boost; plus an individualized program of moderate exercise. Our highly qualified medical staff carefully monitors your progress through weekly weigh-ins and give you the support and encouragement you need to make the program simple and very satisfying. The diet itself consists of a delicious high protein, low carbohydrate technique, along with a daily variety of your favorite fruits and vegetables. All the foods are readily available at your supermarket. Follow the diet and you can expect to achieve a very significant weight loss- as much as 7 pounds a week!

How to stop the Food Cravings:

Our physicians dispenses safe and FDA approved medications for apetite supression as well as fat blockers to help curb hunger pangs and make it easier to adapt to the lower calories intake. Energy supplements including B -12 injections are an additional boost to meet your body's needs. Our staff is dedicated to helping you feel your best while progressing through the Weight loss Program.

How Does Obesity Cause Disease?

Almost every organ system is affected. Abdominal fat stores increase abnormal production of hormones and inflammation in fat, leading to multiple medical problems, like:
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Stroke
  • Heart Disease
  • Arthritis
  • High Cholesterol
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Certain Cancers 
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