Reflections Medical uses multiple approaches to address weight loss, using functional medicine to treat the whole body as a system- not just treating symptoms. Our medical weight loss program includes a physician supervised diet and support from a multi-disciplinary team including Board Certified (Obesity and Addiction Medicine) physician, nurse practitioner, certified personal trainer and dietitian.
The program is created to:
- treat the medical condition causing the weight concern,
- support behavioral changes needed to maintain weight loss,
- provide nutritional guidance, and
- incorporate fitness tailored to patients preferences , abilities and life style
Reflections Medical Weight Loss Program includes:
|Initial Visit||initial visit with our NP
Obtain a detailed history, order labs and complete a comprehensive work-up using advanced tools.The body composition analysis and basal metabolic rate will allow our team to individualize your program.
|Physician Visit||Initiate program, plan of care, prescribe weight loss medications and hormonal treatment if needed, support and monitor||MD|
|Ongoing, weekly visits||Group session:
Our physicians is available throughout the program to coordinate care with patient’s Primary Care Provider and/or treat the medical condition, adjust medications, etc.
- Low Calorie, and very low calories diet
a. Physician supervised diet
b. smart diet , dietary supplements, special vitamins and probiotics
c. Average expected weight loss 30-60 pounds in 3 months
d. goal to lose 15-25 % of body weight with a lot of success stories
e. monitor and support after treatment to keep the weight off and lead healthy life
- Lifestyle Change
a. Analyze why overweight- hormonal problems? Eating disorder (emotional eater, carb addicted, binge, etc)?
b. Behavioral approach + medication if needed
- Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
a. Detailed hormonal analysis to treat condition as precise as possible
b. Treat with products matching problem without creating additional issues