Obesity


 

If you struggle to lose weight, Karen Lee, MD, offers weight-loss solutions to help you achieve your goals. At Tucson Family and Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Lee provides customized guidance for healthy weight loss, offering counseling, meal planning, and education to ensure your success. If you need help losing weight, learn more about the benefits of medically supervised weight loss. Call the Tucson, Arizona, office at 520-395-2220 today or book a consultation online now.

Weight Loss Q & A

Why should I consider a weight-loss program?

Your weight has a lot of influence over your general health. Dr. Lee offers comprehensive and customized weight-loss solutions to help you achieve a slimmer, healthier body. Losing weight is also an important part of preventive health care.

You may want to consider medically supervised weight-loss services if you have difficulty losing weight on your own. Weight-loss guidance is also important for reducing your risk for chronic health issues related to obesity, such as:

  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Sleep apnea
  • Heart disease
  • Certain cancers
  • High blood pressure

Losing weight gives you more energy and increased self-confidence. 

What weight-loss services are available?

Everybody has different needs when it comes to successful weight loss. Dr. Lee customizes your weight-loss plan based on your existing lifestyle, current health needs, and weight-loss goals. 

She offers a variety of in-office services to help you achieve a safe and healthy weight loss. Services she offers include:

  • Educational resources
  • One-on-one counseling
  • Structured meal planning
  • Weekly weigh-in appointments
  • Physical activity recommendations

Dr. Lee discusses your goals and reviews your health needs to design the right treatment plan. During your consultation, she evaluates your existing risk factors for chronic disease related to obesity and recommends health screenings to identify complications as early as possible.

Through weekly weigh-ins, Dr. Lee and staff help you track your success as you reach different milestones on the road to a healthier you.

What’s involved in structured meal planning?

Rather than relying on fad diets that are unhealthy or even dangerous, Dr. Lee works with you to design a structured meal plan that teaches you how to incorporate healthier foods into your daily diet.

Based on your goals, she recommends the right foods and healthy portions to help you achieve safe weight loss. Healthy eating is a vital part of both losing weight and learning how to eat right is essential in maintaining a healthy weight. 

Find out more about the benefits of Dr. Lee’s guidance on your weight-loss journey by calling the office or requesting a consultation online now.

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Tucson Family and Geriatric Medicine
6867 North Oracle Road, Suite 157
Tucson, AZ 85704
Phone: 520-395-2220
Fax: 520-844-6100
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520-395-2220