Medical Weight Loss

Medical weight loss programs are physician-monitored diet, behavioral modification and physical activity plans that feature support, guidance and access to tools that will enhance your weight loss efforts.

With approximately two-thirds of the adult US population either overweight or obese, obesity is a major health concern in the United States. Florida Bariatrics and Wellness Center is dedicated to reducing obesity as one of the leading causes of preventable deaths in the U.S.

Weight Loss Programs

Medical weight loss programs at Florida Bariatrics and Wellness Center help to combat the obesity epidemic in the United States by providing guidance, support and comprehensive weight loss tools so that overweight people can lose weight and learn how to keep it off. Losing weight and keeping it off long-term is difficult to do through diet and exercise alone. Medical weight loss programs can help you overcome many of the obstacles associated with losing weight by providing comprehensive tools that can boost weight loss efforts. All without feelings of hunger that often leads to failure.


Many people are familiar with OPTIFAST weight management products as one of the world’s most respected meal replacement formulas. OPTIFAST is far more than just a food product. It is scientifically formulated to provide a precisely controlled amount of nutrients to maintain your health while you lose weight. The weight loss effectiveness of OPTIFAST has been validated in over 80 medical studies and more than a million people have used OPTIFAST to successfully lose weight and maintain their weight loss over the long-term.

Why Medical Weight Loss?

For those individuals who do not qualify for bariatric surgery or who are required to attend a medically supervised weight loss program prior to surgery as part of their insurance requirements, Florida Bariatrics and Wellness Center offers a comprehensive medical weight loss program featuring OPTIFAST®. Recognized as one of the highest quality and most effective medical weight loss programs available, the OPTIFAST program is ideal for individuals wishing to lose from 10 and 100 pounds of excess weight. Learn more about medical weight loss

Medical Weight loss Services:

  • OPTIFAST meal replacements
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Lifestyle education
  • Behavioral counseling