Medically Supervised Weight Loss
Many people struggle with weight loss. Our practice, using the Functional Medicine Approach, with the input of the patient design a specific weight loss program using realistic and safe goals. These treatment plans often times are implemented without any pharmaceutical medications. A comprehensive evaluation and nutrition counseling will be designed for the specific patient taking into account the complexities of their current health and lifestyle. The goal is to help a person make and maintain dietary changes to achieved their specific goals for weight loss.
Benefits of Weight Loss
Being overweight brings with it an increased risk for numerous other diseases, health conditions and self-image problems.
How We Can Help
Losing weight can lead to a dramatic shift in your health status and self-awareness. Weight loss and a healthier lifestyle can help alleviate or lower many health risks associated with obesity, including:
- High blood pressure
- High cholesterol
- Type 2 diabetes
- Coronary heart disease
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Sleep apnea
- Certain cancers, including endometrial, breast and colon cancer
Interested in learning more about our medical weight loss treatment plans. We'd be happy to arrange a private consultation with a call or email to our office.