Adding Medical Weight Management to Your Practice; Ways to Optimize Outcome, Volume, and Revenue

Published May 2018

Speakers: Paul Kemmeter, MD and Dawn White, MD

Paul Kemmeter, MD and Dawn White, MD, discuss the benefits of adding a medical weight loss program as a component of your practice. They elaborate on their practice’s non-surgical
weight loss programs, such as the Very Low Calorie Diet (VLCD) and Medical Program Slim and Trim.

Disclaimer: These materials are presented by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, regarding the surgical treatment for obesity or metabolic disease. The documents presented are based on current clinical experience and medical evidence available at this time. The materials are not definitive, and are not the recommendations of the Society. The documents and their contents are not intended as, and cannot not be construed as, stating or establishing a local, regional, or national standard of care.

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Weight Management: How to Introduce Medical Management Weight Loss Into Your Practice

Published April 2018

Marina Kurian, MD, examines multiple opportunities to incorporate medical managed weight loss in your practice. She discusses the balance between generating revenue for new medicine and keeping the integrity of your practice. 

Also, Dr. Kurian explores vitamins, protein shakes, supplements and medications that she prescribes to weight loss patients. 

Disclaimer: These materials are presented by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, regarding the surgical treatment for obesity or metabolic disease. The documents presented are based on current clinical experience and medical evidence available at this time. The materials are not definitive, and are not the recommendations of the Society. The documents and their contents are not intended as, and cannot not be construed as, stating or establishing a local, regional, or national standard of care.

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