You're not alone — almost 34 percent of adults in the United States are obese. If you are obese, you might be at a higher risk of medical problems, such as heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, arthritis, and some cancers. Losing weight can help reduce these risks.
If you're ready to lose weight, the Comprehensive Weight Loss Program offers individualized plans to help you achieve your weight loss goals and maintain long term success.
Our goal is to help our patients maintain long-term weight loss through healthy lifestyle choices. We will work with you based on your individual needs. We can assist patients needing to:
Medical weight loss is typically covered by most insurance plans. Please check with your insurance provider regarding these types of services.
Through a combination of nutrition, psychological support, fitness, and medical intervention, our multidisciplinary team of experts will work with you and with each other to provide the most comprehensive weight loss plan customized to your needs.
This team consists of physicians with special training in obesity medicine, bariatric surgeons, registered dietitians, lifestyle coaches, physician assistants, and skilled nurses.
Your health information, right at your fingertips. Select MyUPMC to access your UPMC health information. For patients of UPMC-affiliated doctors in Central Pa, select UPMC Central Pa Portal. Patients of UPMC Cole should select the UPMC Cole Connect Patient Portal.