Internationally, weight gain and obesity has been in epidemic. A large percentage of the US population is overweight.Obesity is a complex disorder involving an excessive amount of body fat. Obesity isn't just a cosmetic concern. It increases your risk of diseases and health problems, such as heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure.
The good news is that even modest weight loss can improve or prevent the health problems associated with obesity. Medical weight management combines diet, exercise and behavioral therapy that can help you tame your appetite and learn new, healthy habits. Our team includes experts from every medical specialty connected to obesity and weight loss. We all work together to design the safest, most effective individual treatment plan for you.
What is Medical Weight Loss?
Unlike other weight loss programs, medical weight loss is not self-directed. A team from various medical specialties relating to obesity and weight loss oversees the medical weight loss plan. Your team that will be overseeing your plan will include experts from fields of medicine, nutrition, psychology, sleep therapy, and more. This type of approach leads to better patient outcomes.