Medical Weight Loss Programs

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Medical Weight Loss Programs for Overweight Adults in New York

Medical Weight Loss of New York offers a comprehensive approach to weight loss and weight management rooted in the science of Bariatrics.

Dr. Wendy Scinta and the medical weight management team will:

  • Pinpoint and manage the root causes of your excess weight
  • Develop an individualized diet, exercise, and health plan
  • Monitor and adjust your weight loss program at every step
  • Develop a realistic, yet effective, post-diet maintenance (long-term weight management) plan

The 4 Weight Loss Program Options

Medical Weight Loss of New York offers a variety of nonsurgical weight loss programs including low calorie diets, liquid weight loss diets, and the OPTIFAST® Program.

Trim & Tone

A moderate weight loss program based on a low-calorie diet composed of conventional foods

OPTILITE Partial Meal Replacement

A moderate weight loss program based on a low-calorie diet created by combining conventional foods and meal replacement products, such as OPTIFAST brand weight loss products (shakes, bars, and soups)

OPTIFAST Full Meal Replacement Program

An aggressive weight loss program appropriate for people with a significant amount of weight to lose or for people with less weight to lose who have been diagnosed with a weight-related health condition. All conventional foods are replaced with specialized medical weight loss products (such as OPTIFAST). Short-term versions of this program may be appropriate for some individuals, including those preparing for bariatric surgery.

Pre-Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery OPTIFAST Program

Losing even a little weight before weight loss surgery can increase the likelihood of a successful procedure. Patients preparing for bariatric surgery may participate in this full meal replacement program for 2 weeks to 6 months prior to their weight loss surgery procedure.