Specialty Weight Management Treatment Without Surgery

Weight Management Center

If you’re overweight with a BMI over 25 and under 30, there is a non-surgical weight-loss management program available at the Weight Management Center of Wellington Regional Medical Center. The center offers extended weight loss and wellness programs to help you continue on your journey.

Patients who have had bariatric surgery are always welcome to participate.

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The Weight Management Center offers two separate programs to meet your individual needs.

Behavior and Lifestyle Program

This four-week program is a physician-directed weight-loss program for individuals who are self-motivated.

The program includes the following:

  • Face-to-face appointments with your physician every two weeks to review your progress
  • A one-hour initial consultation with a health coach
  • Optional metabolic and BMI testing
  • Targeted work with a registered dietitian, health psychologist and exercise physiologist or fitness instructor
  • 30-day fitness membership at a local facility

This unique program focuses on:

  • Coping skills
  • Exercise readiness
  • Pharmacotherapy, if appropriate
  • Problem solving
  • Relapse prevention
  • Stress management

When you achieve your expected goals, you will meet with your health coach for a 30-minute wrap-up session to review your program results.

Weight and Wellness Program

This 12-week specialized program offers structure and continuous reinforcement of techniques to help you succeed with weight loss.

It begins with a comprehensive initial wellness orientation and assessment where you will meet with all of our wellness team members. You may have a special test to measures your oxygen consumption to help determine resting metabolic rate, which then can measure the calories or energy your body uses each day without activity.

Follow-up meetings with your wellness team will be determined based on your specific needs and the results of your initial assessment

This program includes:

  • Behavior therapy
  • Cooking classes
  • Healthy eating modules
  • Meal replacement therapy
  • Mental health counseling
  • Monthly follow-up sessions
  • Nutritional counseling with a registered dietitian
  • Personalized fitness plan
  • Pharmacotherapy, if appropriate
  • Support group
  • 30-day fitness membership at a local facility

Take Control of Your Life and Health

Call us today to schedule an appointment with a health coach at 561-798-8587.