Obesity Medicine

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Obesity Medicine

Comprehensive care of patients with obesity. Obesity medicine combines science-based medicine with individualized obesity treatment, resulting in improved health outcomes for patients

What is an Obesity Medicine Physician?

Obesity medicine is the field of medicine dedicated to the comprehensive care of patients with obesity. Obesity is defined as abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that presents a risk to health.  People who have obesity are at risk for many serious conditions including the following: 

  • High blood pressure

  • Altered lipid profile

  • Type 2 Diabetes

  • Coronary artery disease

  • Stroke

  • Gallbladder disease

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Mental illness

  • Increased severity of viral illnesses such as COVID19

 

Obesity medicine combines science-based medicine with individualized obesity treatment, resulting in improved health outcomes for patients. 

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