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Medical Weight Loss

Losing weight can be challenging and we know how difficult it is to lose those extra pounds. At our clinic Clinica Hispana Pasadena in Pasadena Tx, we offer a personalised medical weight loss program that helps achieve your weight loss goals and improves your health and well being.  

Medical Weight Loss Program FAQ

What is medical weight loss?

Medical weight loss is a weight loss program where a medical professional helps people achieve their weight loss goals in a professional and safe manner. Medical professionals help individuals to take into consideration the physical, emotional, and social changes that occur during rapid weight loss. Medical weight loss specialists at the Total Access MD in Pasadena will work with you from start to finish, guiding you towards a successful weight loss journey.

What are the advantages of medical weight loss?

Being overweight can increase the risk of a number of health concerns like diabetes, heart disease, and cancer, leading to an increased risk of depression or even earlier death. Reducing your weight through a weight loss program brings significant benefits including reducing the risk of future chronic conditions, increasing your energy levels and mental health, improved physical appearance and progress in life.

What happens during a weight loss program?

Your first appointment is the start of a thorough medical weight loss program. Your provider will gather information about your personal and family health history, medications, eating habits, physical activity level, and motivation for losing weight. This initial assessment can be as simple as a physical exam, or take several forms such as blood tests to detect underlying thyroid disorders, hormone imbalance and to measurement  your body fat percentage

 

The doctor will then work out a personalised plan that helps achieve your goals. This would typically include 

  • A dietary plan

  • An exercise plan, 

  • A food journal

  • Medications

 

Subsequently the doctor will also work out follow-up appointments based on your requirements. These appointments help them actively monitor your progress and help you achieve a better outcome. We also offer telehealth visits for our weight loss program that allow you to consult with the doctor from the comfort of your home.

Finding a weight loss program in Pasadena, TX

Medical weight loss plans are becoming increasingly popular with today’s increasingly overweight population, as more than one in three adults in the United States are considered to be medically obese. If you are struggling with weight loss, then reach us at Clinica Hispana Pasadena, where we offer a personalised medical weight loss program that helps achieve your weight loss goals.