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Weight Loss Program

Weight Loss Program

Weight Loss Program services offered in Temple Hills and La Plata, MD

Being overweight is common, as carrying excess body weight affects the majority of adults in the United States. At Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, in Temple Hills and La Plata, Maryland, the highly trained providers offer medical weight loss programs that help you achieve your goal weight and maintain it long term. Call the office nearest you to begin your weight loss journey or use the online booking feature today.

Weight Loss Program Q&A

What is a medically supervised weight loss program?

Medical weight loss programs available at Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, include evaluations, medical monitoring, and treatments that are highly effective for reducing excess body weight. Examples include personalized meal and exercise plans, weight loss medications, hormone therapy, and more.

What are the advantages of medical weight loss programs?

The benefits of choosing weight loss programs at Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, include:

  • More energy
  • Faster weight loss
  • Long-lasting success
  • Reduced body fat
  • Fewer junk food cravings
  • Reduced appetite
  • Faster metabolism
  • Chronic disease management
  • Lower risk of chronic disease
  • Less depression
  • Improvements in mental health

Your Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, weight loss specialist works with you to develop a customized program that matches your lifestyle, medical history, and food preferences.

What happens during my medical weight loss program?

During a medically supervised weight loss program at Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, your provider weighs you and determines your body mass index (BMI). They help you create a target weight based on your height and the weight you feel most comfortable with.

They also check your vital signs, order blood tests to screen for medical problems, and complete a physical exam. They ask about your medical history and lifestyle habits, including your usual dietary intake, workouts, sleeping patterns, and stress levels.

Your weight loss program may consist of hormone therapy, weight loss medicine, and a personalized diet and exercise program tailored to your unique needs. It’s important to follow your weight loss plan exactly as instructed and keep in touch with your weight loss specialist regularly to address concerns or questions you may have along the way.

How much weight can I expect to lose?

You might lose 1-5 pounds of weight weekly, depending on how well you stick to your program and how much weight you plan to lose. After you achieve your goal weight, your Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, specialist helps you maintain the new weight for a lifetime.

To take advantage of medically supervised weight loss programs at Faithfirst Health Clinic and Urgent Care, LLC, call the office nearest you or use the online booking tab today.

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