We offer a multidisciplinary team approach to treating obesity and weight management. Our team includes an Endocrinologist and Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine as well as a Registered Dietitian. Our obesity and weight management program is patient-centered and lifestyle focused.
Our program includes visits with our Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian. You will learn how to change your lifestyle habits for nutrition, activity level and stress management to manage your obesity and weight. Our program offerings include the following:
Intensive Behavioral Therapy (IBT)
Intensive Behavioral Therapy (IBT) focuses on lifestyle, and behavior change to promote weight loss. The program is covered by most Medicare insurance and includes up to 20 visits in one year. A referral from a doctor and a BMI >30 is needed to begin the program.
Shred the Pounds, Shred the Risk
This program includes two individual visits with a Registered Dietitian and three small group sessions. The program cost is $100 and is not covered by most insurance.
To learn more about our programs or to schedule an appointment, call us today at 706-278-1622.
To learn more about obesity management, visit the Obesity Society ONLINE.