Physician Partnered Weight Loss Program


If you are experiencing difficult or stubborn weight loss, consider our nonsurgical Physician Partnered Weight Loss Program.

Our endocrinologists help you understand your metabolic challenges, and apply current research in utilizing weight loss medications to help you achieve your weight loss goals.

This program is generally well suited for patients with a BMI greater than 25, where FDA approved weight loss medications are enlisted for promising results.


Choose Your Physician Partnered Weight Loss Program

The Physician Partnered Weight Loss Program offers two options to meet your needs.

1. Group Weight Loss Program

Duration:  six months, but can be customized to meet your time frame

This program takes place in a group setting. It is led by an Endocrinologist, board certified in Obesity Medicine, and supported by a team of experts.

The group program includes:

  • Initial team evaluation and assessment by Endocrinology, Nutrition and Wellness Specialist (sleep, stress, fitness)
  • Monthly 15-30 minute medication management meeting with Endocrinology
  • Twice-monthly 60 minute group sessions/classes led by an Obesity Medicine Nutritionist and a Behavior Coach Wellness Specialist, offering tips, tools and strategies for whole foods cooking, stress management, sleep hygiene and fitness
  • Pulmonary metabolic rate test
  • Initial metabolic and nutrition laboratory tests
  • Measurement of resting metabolic rate to calculate estimated 24 hour energy expenditure
  • Monthly body composition testing
  • Weekly weigh-ins are available
  • “Add on” 30 min nutrition or wellness sessions are available
  • Educational/inspirational modules and accountability logs.
  • Peer-to-peer support opportunity
  • Online “push” coaching content; e-newsletters, web content
  • Water bottle and cooler bag

Note that weight loss medications are generally an out of pocket expense.


2. One-to-One Counseling and Coaching

Duration: six months, but can be customized to meet your time frame

This program provides a weight loss plan that is fully customized to your unique needs.

It is led by an Endocrinologist, board certified in Obesity Medicine, and supported by a team of experts.

This individualized program includes:

  • Initial 60 minute evaluation and assessment by Endocrinology
  • Initial 60 minute evaluation and assessment by Nutrition
  • Initial 60 minute evaluation and assessment by Wellness Specialist (sleep, stress, fitness)
  • Pulmonary metabolic rate test
  • Initial metabolic and nutrition laboratory tests.
  • Measurement of resting metabolic rate to calculate estimated 24 hour energy expenditure
  • Monthly body composition testing.
  • Monthly15-30 minute medication management with Endocrinology
  • Weekly weigh-ins are available
  • Choice of 11 one-to-one counseling follow up sessions tailored to your needs and preferences. Sessions include:
    • nutrition expertise
    • caloric targets
    • meal planning
    • whole foods cooking
    • tips and strategies
    • behavioral coaching
    • fitness accountability
    • stress management
    • understanding sleep patterns
    • motivational coaching
  • Healthiest Best Weight Loss group classes
  • Educational/inspirational modules and accountability logs
  • Peer-to-peer support opportunity
  • Online “push” coaching content; e-newsletters, web content
  • Water bottle and cooler bag

Note that weight loss medications are generally an out of pocket expense.


Start Your Weight Loss Journey

If you're ready to get started on your weight loss journey, email or call our Weight Loss Patient Coordinator today at 425.544.2000.

You can also learn more at our free weight loss seminars. Get dates and register online.