Unrealistic goals can lead to burnout, disappointment and frustration. It is important to avoid becoming mentally exhausted or overwhelmed as a result of making drastic and intense lifestyle changes. In most cases, your efforts will be in vain.
Rather than imposing large goals, let the experts at Figure Weight Loss provide you with a customized plan for achieving small, yet sustainable goals. Your progress will be monitored and your targets will be adjusted as necessary. Through behavioral changes, a close examination of your health, and a combination of weight loss medications, our program can help you reach your weight loss goals.
If you want to look good, feel good, or improve your overall health by Summer, now is the time to do it!
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Figure Weight Loss is committed to providing our patients with reliable and convenient care. Patients have access to Registered Dietitians. Along with general nutrition education and personalized meal planning, our RDNs are IBS + FODMAP trained and LEAP therapy certified.**
Dr Weckenbrock, medical director of Figure Weight Loss and board-certified in obesity medicine, employs a team of experts to combat obesity using the most advanced research and science-backed treatments available.
Phentermine is an oral medication available by prescription only. Known as a sympathomimetic amine, phentermine suppresses appetite by allowing the release of norepinephrine, a neurotransmitter that reduces hunger signals. As it targets the central nervous system, Phentermine helps patients lose weight by curbing their appetite and boosting energy expenditure.
Semaglutide is an injection. This medication is available by prescription only. Semaglutide belongs to the glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist group. To regulate blood sugar levels and appetite, GLP-1 mimics the function of a naturally occurring hormone. With Semaglutide, you'll feel satiety longer, the stomach will empty slower, and food consumption will decrease. Combined, these effects reduce excessive calorie intake and promote a healthier dietary pattern.
Yes. It is common for dual therapy treatment to be used. With this treatment strategy, patients who have considerable weight to lose, as well as those unable to overcome a plateau, have found great benefits.
You will meet with a provider to review all of your medical history and blood work and discuss past attempts at weight loss. Based on the information gathered at the appointment, the provider will be able to help you determine which medication is most appropriate for you. At your follow-up appointments, treatment strategies can be discussed or modified to assist you in reaching your goals. Before starting any medication, it is important that you are aware of the possible side effects. You should also disclose all of your current medications and past medical history. Finally, it is important to take your medication as prescribed and report any changes in your health to your provider.
Semaglutide and Phentermine are both effective weight loss medications. Ultimately, a proper treatment plan along with the right medication will align you with success! With proper guidance, these medications can be invaluable tools to achieve your weight loss goals. With the right guidance and treatment plan, these medications can be a powerful tool to help you reach your weight loss goals!