We define medical weight loss as bringing together all the best information from the varied fields of medicine to create a custom individualized weight loss plan for individuals seeking to lose weight and keep it off for the long term. There are many scientifically proven methods of weight loss that can be utilized as part of a medical weight loss program to help someone achieve their weight loss goals.
There are serious health consequences to being overweight. Individuals with a Body Mass Index or BMI that exceeds a healthy range are putting themselves at a much higher risk for a host of medical conditions. Heart disease, Sleep Apnea, Diabetes, Back and Knee Pain, Hypertension (high blood pressure), Stroke, Gallstones and Gall bladder problems, and even Depression can be caused or worsened by being overweight or obese.
The best way to lose weight and maintain a healthy weight is to commit to a medical weight loss program. In a medical weight loss program, each patient is evaluated and treated according to their unique individual needs. A variety of weight loss tools and techniques are incorporated into your own medical weight loss plan. With the right plan and a strong commitment you can achieve a healthy weight for the rest of your life.
Unlike many other weight loss solutions you may have tried or heard about, iMetabolic is a bold and effective, physician managed weight loss program. This means our faculty of highly specialized physicians has access to many different types of weight loss support. Having a qualified expert consult with you on your diet, create a customized exercise routine, research your body’s specific nutritional and caloric requirements, are just some of the many factors taken into consideration when we formulate your medical weight loss program. If you want to find out if a prescription for a weight loss drug might be a viable part of your personalized program, we invite you to come into our state of the art center. We can schedule an appointment for you to meet with one of our doctors so that they can help you make that determination.