Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility)
Our team offers an innovative, multidisciplinary program designed to treat obesity and the many health problems that accompany this condition.
With help from physicians in a variety of specialties, our doctors take into account your medical issues when determining the weight loss plan that’s right for you. We offer a full range of care, including medical weight management, a bariatric surgery preparation program* and post-surgery weight maintenance plans.
We stress ongoing education and counseling to assist our patients in making the best decisions for their health.
*Note: Bronson’s pre-surgical program is available to patients covered by Automated Benefits Service (ABS) insurance only.
Medical (nonsurgical) Options
For patients who choose not to undergo surgery, or for those who are ineligible, we offer medical management for weight loss with access to a bariatrician, dietitians and other health specialists.
- Customized nutrition plans
- Low-calorie diets
- Self-directed weight management plans
For patients who are planning on undergoing Gastric Roux-en-Y gastric bypass or sleeve gastrectomy surgery, our team of experts at Bronson Weight Management Specialists offer a six-week program designed to help prepare for bariatric surgery and the lifestyle changes that will be necessary after the surgery.
This program includes:
- A personalized meal plan designed by a dietitian
- Menus, recipes and shopping lists you can customize
- Ten private, one-hour personal training sessions with an exercise physiologist
- Weekly group education sessions led by our team members
- Meal Replacements