Medical Options for Weight Loss
Whether you have 20 pounds to lose or 200 pounds to lose, our care team will work with you to find an option that meets your needs.Whether you're looking for an alternative to weight loss surgery or a supplement to weight loss surgery, we offer a variety of options to meet your goals.
Very Low Calorie Diet
Dean's Very Low-Calorie Diet (VLCD) program offers a liquid, very low calorie diet supervised by a medical provider. The program lasts 12 to 22 weeks.dea
Participants can schedule their weekly appointments at the following locations:
Please note that insurance coverage is individual and is not guaranteed. Insurance does not cover the cost of supplements. Pre-requisites to the program include a physical examination, labs and a screening EKG, as well as clearance from your doctor.
A monthly group session that focuses on key health topics related to weight management success strategies. The group session is facilitated by a health educator.
The sessions are held at Dean Clinic - Fish Hatchery.
The Comprehensive Weight Management Program team offers a thorough evaluation and initiation of weight loss medications for patients who wish to use medications to supplement weight loss efforts. Note that insurance coverage is individual and is not guaranteed.
Note that this appointment is dependent on insurance and prescription coverage. An evaluation appointment must be held prior to receiving medication.
Want to Learn More?
If you would like more information about these medical options for weight loss, contact Dean Comprehensive Weight Management at (608) 824-4457, toll free at (800) 808-1190.