About The Weight & Wellness Institute
Our weight loss clinic in Cranston, RI provides comprehensive treatment options for all levels of overweight and obesity as well as medical and psychiatric weight-related conditions.
Being overweight or suffering from obesity may cause severe health conditions, including Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. At The Weight and Wellness Institute, we focus on helping our patients attain and maintain healthy body weight. We guide our patients to healthier bodies and a new lifestyle using unique medical and behavioral approaches.Our weight loss clinic in Cranston, RI offers onsite and virtual meetings to maximize convenience and allow for our patients' busy schedules.
Our Weight and Wellness Services in Cranston, RI
We offer a full range of services, including lifestyle modification, nutrition counseling, exercise prescription, medical weight loss medications, bariatric surgery consultations, and follow-up and weight maintenance ongoing care.
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"New comprehensive weight loss center fills void in Rhode Island"
Our weight loss clinic in Cranston, RI is a comprehensive resource for individuals who are struggling with overweight, obesity, diabetes, and health-related conditions. At our office, you can take part in the following services and programs:
Comprehensive Weight Medical Evaluation
Our medical providers will examine the conditions you may have that affect your weight and those affected by weight. Conditions like heart disease, high blood pressure, and Type 2 diabetes demonstrate many connections between being overweight and systemic disease.
Optifast Meal Replacement Supplements
Optifast is a state of the art nutritional supplement developed by Nestle Health Sciences designed to provide excellent nutrition as part of a comprehensive weight management program. The product is formulated to allow for covering nutritional, vitamin and mineral requirements in a concentrated smaller number of calories, thus promoting weight loss. Optifast may be used as part of a full liquid diet or combined with varying amounts of food to create customized approaches. Optifast is always utilized under the supervision of a medical provider.
The product comes in powder form meant to be mixed with water or non caloric beverages, a soup form mixed with hot water, a ready to drink liquid form and as a bar. It is available in a number of flavors, soups and bar varieties.
We are the exclusive Rhode Island provider of the Optifast system.
Nutrition Evaluation and Counseling
Our trained dietitians will review your current diet and work with you to find healthier solutions. We will create an individualized plan that works so you can experience healthy weight loss with a long-term lifestyle change.
Multidisciplinary Consultation and Treatment
Medical, behavioral, nutritional, and exercise specialists create the ideal program. Working together, these specialists create a multi-pronged approach to weight loss.
Behavioral Evaluation Related to Weight
Our program's mental health counseling staff will help you deal with emotional and behavioral hurdles connected with weight loss.
Specialty Programs for Diabetes and Other Conditions
Patients with metabolic disorders like diabetes sometimes need specialized care. Medical supervision allows patients with serious health concerns to lose weight in a safe and controlled setting without jeopardizing their health.
When you have reached your target weight, maintenance programs can help you keep it off. Specially designed, these programs focus on reinforcing good habits in daily life.
The cornerstone of The Weight and Wellness Institute is our multidisciplinary medical team. We bring together specialists from many study areas to ensure you have the best possible start on your weight loss journey.
On our team, you will find:
Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
These professionals work together to help patients make choices that lead to healthier outcomes.
We always want our patients to feel informed and confident they are getting the best treatment possible. Please click on the button below to learn more about our weight loss clinic in Cranston, RI.