Patients

If you’ve tried every diet out there, and eating less and exercising more isn’t working for you, it’s time to see an obesity medicine clinician! Physicians and health care professionals who specialize in obesity medicine can help patients lose weight and gain back their health.

Search our free database of obesity medicine clinicians to find someone in your area who can help.

Find an Obesity Medicine Clinician

What is Obesity Medicine?

Obesity medicine is a specialty of medicine. Obesity medicine clinicians work with their patients to help them lose weight, keep it off, and improve their health without having surgery or after having surgery. Even losing a little bit of weight can make a difference in your health!

Obesity medicine clinicians use a comprehensive approach that uses multiple treatment methods. The plan is personalized for each patient, so they have a better chance at successful weight loss. Plans may include nutrition, physical activity, behavior change, and medication.

How Can the Obesity Medicine Association Help?

Patients can search the Obesity Medicine Association’s member database to find an obesity medicine clinician near them. Members of the Obesity Medicine Association are physicians and health care professionals who have had special training to treat obesity. For many people, seeing an obesity medicine clinician is more effective than any other attempts at weight loss.