Our providers have specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of excess body weight.
We treat obesity and excess body weight as a disease and not as a character flaw, and regard the affected individuals and families with compassion and dignity. We believe the disease of obesity is at the heart of many chronic medical issues and that reversing the disease improves overall health. We have a family-based approach to intervening in obesity and excess weight management. Our providers have specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of excess body weight and continue to update their knowledge in this evolving area of medicine.
Example of obesity treatments:
- Dietary guidance
- Weight and activity monitoring
- Endocrine and genetic disease screening (obesity related)
- Nutritionist consultations
- Exercise prescriptions
- Female body preservation weight loss
Obesity affects 34.9% of American adults and 17% of the children because factors like family dynamics, diet, lifestyle as well as genetics.