Medically Supervised Weight Loss
Losing Unwanted Pounds
More than two-thirds of adults in America are overweight or obese. Often people become frustrated after unsuccessfully working to lose unwanted pounds. At California Wellness Institute, we understand the challenges and know the benefits of maintaining a healthy weight. Let Medical Director Eugene C. Rajaratnam, MD, help you take control of your weight-loss journey, which improves how you feel, how you look, and your overall quality of life.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does California Wellness Institute’s medically supervised weight-loss program work?
It starts with a conversation. We want to find out about your medical history, lifestyle and goals. Dr. Rajaratnam then conducts a thorough physical exam and extensive lab work. He uses this information to create a highly personalized weight-loss program designed just for you. Some of the therapies Dr. Rajaratnam may recommend to support your weight-loss journey, include IV nutrient therapy, hormonal support, colon hydrotherapy and/or organ detox therapy. You will meet with the professionals at California Wellness Institute regularly to monitor your progress and health as well as make any necessary adjustments to your program along the way.
What are the benefits of a medically supervised weight-loss program?
First, and most importantly, California Wellness Institute’s medically supervised weight-loss program is based on evidence-based protocols, which are custom-tailored to your specific body. Based on your bloodwork, Dr. Rajaratnam identifies and addresses any hormonal or chemical imbalances that may be inhibiting your health and ability to maintain a healthy weight. He then determines the precise caloric needs, meal plan, exercise program and medical support you need to attain your personal level of optimum health. It is anything but a one-size-fits-all approach.
Why is it important to maintain a healthy body weight?
Being overweight or obese can increase your risk of a wide variety of health issues, including heart disease, diabetes, arthritis, stroke, and some cancers. Maintaining a healthy weight supports overall body function and will likely elevate your energy levels, improve your quality of sleep, and help you look and feel younger and stronger.