Premier Care Clinics
Robert DiMasi, DO
Family Medicine located in Oldsmar, FL
Nearly two out of three adults in the United States are overweight or obese, which fuels the seemingly endless weight loss obsession in our culture. If you're tired of chasing fads, see Dr. Robert DiMasi at Premier Care Clinics in Oldsmar, Florida. Dr. DiMasi provides the most efficient physician-supervised weight loss strategies to help you lose fat the healthy way. Call the clinic or use the one-click booking system to make an appointment and begin your weight loss journey.
Medical Weight Loss Q & A
What are the benefits of weight loss?
If you’re overweight or obese, weight loss provides a variety of physical and psychological benefits.
Some of the medical benefits of even a modest amount of weight loss include:
- Less pressure on joints
- Reduced risk of Type 2 diabetes
- Reduced heart disease risk factors, including cholesterol and blood pressure
- Improved sleep
- Reduced inflammation levels
Research also shows improved body image, better quality of life, and a sense of vitality after weight loss. The positive ways weight loss shows in your life may be even more personal than that.
How can a doctor help with weight loss?
With their intimate knowledge of the human body and all the factors that contribute to weight, doctors are the best experts to consult for safe, effective weight loss. Dr. DiMasi has extensive medical training and experience in helping people trim down.
As a physician, Dr. DiMasi can identify and treat any health conditions that interfere with weight loss. He also has access to medical supplements to facilitate weight loss that isn't available to the public.
Finally, Dr. DiMasi has all the tools to equip you to lose weight. In addition to nutritional and exercise counseling, he offers a wealth of weight loss resources including recipes, apps, and online programs to help you reach your goals.
What’s involved in medical weight loss?
At the start of the program, Dr. DiMasi assesses your current health, your body mass index (BMI), and your body composition. He also discusses your health habits and goals for treatment with you.
Next, he sets up your personalized program, which includes an exercise regimen, nutritional counseling, medical treatment, and continuing support.
Dr. DiMasi helps you develop a regular exercise habit to improve your weight loss results and your overall health. He takes your physical limitations and personal preferences into consideration to custom-tailor your fitness program.
Diet is the most crucial factor for weight loss. A physician-supervised diet and nutritional counseling set you up for nutritional success.
Dr. DiMasi diagnoses and treats any underlying conditions that contribute to weight gain such as diabetes, hypothyroidism, or polycystic ovary syndrome. He also provides prescription dietary aids for weight loss when necessary.
Regular follow-up appointments with Dr. DiMasi give you built-in accountability and ongoing support. If you want him to help you lose weight, contact Dr. DiMasi online or over the phone.