What Is Obesity Medicine?

Obesity medicine is the field of medicine dedicated to the comprehensive care of patients with obesity. Obesity medicine clinicians who are members of the Obesity Medicine Association use a comprehensive, scientific, and individualized approach comprised of nutrition, physical activity, behavior therapy, and medication to help patients lose weight and achieve better overall health.

Become a Member of the Obesity Medicine Association

Membership in the Obesity Medicine Association offers you practical resources, expert advice, career advancement, and unmatched educational quality to ensure that you feel confident, equipped, and empowered to treat obesity in your practice.

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Find an Obesity Medicine Clinician

Find obesity treatment with a trained physician or health care provider. Search the Obesity Medicine Association’s member directory for an obesity medicine clinician in your area.

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