Medical Weight Management Fact 3

Managing weight with the help of a medical professional can be a useful tool in treating
obesity. Weight management can greatly improve overall health and lessen the impact of
the diseases and conditions that can accompany obesity.

Fact 3 – Medical weight management provided by an obesity medicine physician is a resource for patients affected by excess weight or obesity

  • Obesity medicine physicians are committed to providing evidence-based treatments for obesity through a comprehensive approach including lifestyle modifications. These modifications include healthy eating, physical activity, prescription medicines and surgical treatment options.
  • Working with an obesity medicine physician can significantly improve the patient experience. It can also increase results through continued counseling and a range of treatment options including referrals to dietitians, exercise physiologists, physiologists and bariatric surgeons

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