Obesity is a major medical problem in our area. More than 40 percent of Americans are either overweight or obese by different national studies and surveys. Obesity is a major risk factor for many serious medical illnesses including:
- Cardio vascular disease
- Sleep Apnea
- Poor Sexual activities
Overweight and obesity are major medical problems caused by poor eating habits, lack of physical activities, depression and also genetics.
If you think you are overweight and would like to get help losing weight please call and we can get you started in our weight management program.
Our weight management program is simple and effective.
Your initial consultation starts with a evaluation of your overall health including taking your vital signs, taking full health history, blood test to check your thyroid, blood count, kidney and liver functions. An EKG, urinalysis, and pregnancy test may be advised based on clinical judgment.