Is Medical Weight Loss Right for You?

There are many reasons you may be considering weight loss. If you are looking for direction and support in losing weight and maintaining a healthy weight, Guthrie Weight Loss Center can help.

Medical weight management is available for patients of any age, including pediatric patients.

Call 570-887-3920 to schedule an appointment or fill out the Appointment Request Form.

Reasons to Try Medical Weight Loss

You may consider medical weight loss management if you:

  • Are clinically obese or severely overweight.
    Take the weight loss quiz to learn your body mass index (BMI), an indicator of excess body fat and obesity.
  • Experience a weight-related health condition
    • nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    • sleep apnea
    • dyslipidemia
    • cardiovascular disease
    • pre-diabetes/diabetes
    • osteoarthritis
    • polycystic ovarian syndrome
    • weight-related endometrial disorders
  • Are considering undergoing elective surgery and weight loss would make you a better candidate for:
    • Knee surgery
    • Hip surgery
    • Recurrent ventral wall hernia repair
  • Have a history of obesity-related cancers, including:
    • Breast cancer
    • Colon cancer
    • Endometrial cancer
    • Prostate cancer
  • Have a family history of weight-related conditions or cancer.
  • Seek weight maintenance or stabilization during pregnancy.
  • Are preparing for weight loss surgery.
  • Recently had weight loss surgery and are looking to maintain weight loss after surgery.

Call 570-887-3920 to schedule an appointment or fill out the Appointment Request Form.