Obesity is a serious medical condition that may put you at a higher risk of developing certain life-threatening diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease. Fortunately, Dr. Rohit Suri of Nova Physician Wellness Center offers unique personalized treatment programs to help you achieve a healthy weight.
What is obesity treatment?
Obesity is a disorder that occurs due to excessive build-up of body fat, increasing your chances of developing lifestyle diseases. Obesity usually occurs where there is higher consumption of calories compared to the calories burnt by physical activities. Luckily, various obesity treatments can help you achieve and maintain a healthy weight. You can work hand in hand with the weight loss specialists at Nova Physician Wellness Center to make several adjustments to your lifestyle, exercise habits, and diet to promote your general health. Dr. Suri will monitor you throughout your treatment and make adjustments where necessary to achieve the desired results.
What does an obesity treatment program include?
During your appointment, Dr. Suri may perform a thorough medical exam and review your medical history before creating a unique treatment plan for you. Your obesity treatment plan may include:
Dr. Suri may evaluate your body fat percentage, resting metabolic rate, and other components that influence your caloric requirements during your appointment.
The caring team at Nova Physician Wellness Center may also request standard lab tests, including a lipid panel, comprehensive metabolic panel, blood count, and thyroid profile. The results from these lab tests help the physicians monitor your progress and make any necessary adjustments in your treatment program.
Thorough medical examination
Dr. Suri may review your medical history and discuss your treatment plan before implementing it. He may make a thorough evaluation of lifestyle, medical, behavioral, and nutritional factors that may be contributing to your obesity. The information from the medical evaluation provides a better understanding of your general health.
Meal and exercise plan
Dr. Suri and his team at Nova Physician Wellness Center may make several adjustments to your diet and recommend a few natural foods to aid in your weight loss. The team may also recommend a nutritionist to help you create a dietary plan to support weight loss and improve your health.
This test checks the functioning of your heart’s vital signs. Your medical evaluation determines whether you need an electrocardiogram or not.
What are the benefits of obesity treatment?
Adherence to your treatment plan and taking nutritious foods can treat illnesses such as:
- Heart disease
- Sleep apnea
- Liver disorders
- High cholesterol
In addition to treating the above illnesses, obesity treatment can also reduce the risk of developing certain types of cancer like colon and breast cancer. Weight loss requires endurance, dedication, and patience to achieve the desired results. In most cases, obesity treatment reduces food cravings, improves your mood and your physique.
If you’re struggling to lose excess weight to no avail, contact Nova Physician Wellness Center or schedule an online appointment to begin your obesity treatment.