Holistic healthcare addresses the physical, social, mental, emotional, vocational, and spiritual components of wellness. Our integrative approach to weight management is comprehensive and tailored including nutrition counseling, physical activity, and behavioral therapy. We also explore medication treatment options.
What To Expect:
The initial visit involves a focused medical evaluation for diseases related to obesity and causative factors, along with a physical examination. Also, a weight history, past diet attempts, social and psychological factors will be evaluated.
A comprehensive lifestyle approach to weight management is vital because it can manage weight gain associated with diabetes, high cholesterol, thyroid disorders, abnormal liver disorders, and sleep apnea. Additional testing may be recommended depending upon medical history, physical findings, and screening for depression. Overall, management of obesity includes: