Frequently Asked Questions
for Medical Weight Loss
How much weight can I lose?
It depends on your original weight and how much you
want to lose.
Individuals expect to lose 1-4 Pounds / week, or an
average of 2% of your weight per week.
How long is the program?
It depends on the amount of weight to lose and the
desired speed of loss.
Average program will take 3-4 months.
What medication is prescribed for weight loss?
We prescribe FDA approved appetite suppressant, In
addition to vitamin injections to boost energy.
How much is the cost of the medication?
The cost of vitamin injections is included in your
You will be given a prescription for appetite
suppressant to buy from your pharmacy. Generic
appetite suppressants cost as little as $25 a month
but newer brand-name medications are more expensive.
Give me more details about your
First visit include: Evaluation by physician, to
review your history and examine you, EKG to assess
your heart, Blood test to assess your thyroid, and
to test for diabetes and evaluate your cholesterol
levels also to assess your kidney and liver
Evaluation of your Weight and BMI .
You will receive printed information about healthy
life style, diet plan and exercises.
Prescription for appetite suppressant.
Does my insurance cover weight loss
We accept most PPO insurances. Insurance coverage of
weight loss services is variable, it depends on your
insurance policy and if you have any medical
problems arising from your weight and how much your
weight / BMI. Please contact your insurance company
directly before your first visit to know if they
will pay for your weight loss services.
How old do you have to be to participate in
your weight loss programs?
We treat 18 year olds and older.
How to maintain my weight after the
We will help you with nutritional guidance and
behavioral modification and planning to change your
life style/ eating and exercise habits throughout
What are your hours of operation?
We're open Monday-Thursday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Saturday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm