Our Weight Loss Doctors
W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers of America’s weight loss physicians are highly educated and experienced in the field of Obesity Medicine dealing with evidence based non-surgical weight loss measures.
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Information About Our Weight Loss Physicians – Dr. Tumpati
Our New York and Greater Philadelphia weight loss center patients are seen by Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, MD.
Dr. Tumpati is a highly trained and respected physician with training in Obesity Medicine, in addition to being board certified in Internal Medicine and Sleep Medicine, and is well versed in the medical treatment of overweight and obesity. Dr. Tumpati oversees all our patients and helps customize their individual weight loss treatments. We are committed to helping you lose weight as safely and efficiently as possible.
Prab R. Tumpati, MD, FASBP, is a Fellow of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians(ASBP) with considerable interest and expertise in managing patients with obesity and metabolic syndrome. Having extensive education in the field of Bariatric Medicine, Dr. Tumpati also passed a written board Bariatric Medicine.
While any licensed physician can offer medical weight loss to patients, as a well trained Bariatrician, Dr. Tumpati sets himself apart from other physicians through extensive medical education and training programs, acquisition of specialized knowledge, tools and techniques.
Because of his extensive training in the treatment of obesity, Dr. Tumpati offers the highest qualification to design individualized medical weight loss treatments tailored for each patient, in addition to offering life-long weight loss maintenance plans.
Dr. Tumpati is passionate about educating the public on the metabolic effects of weight and has appeared on many Radio and TV interviews. Dr. Prab R. Tumpati and the entire staff at W8MD Medical Weight Loss centers are committed to offering a comprehensive and individualized approach.
Dr. Tumpati partners with each patient to develop a custom weight management program to best meet their individual needs. His programs take into account lifestyle, medical history, medicationstaken on a regular basis and also special dietary needs. Dr. Tumpati teaches each patient about a healthy approach to weight loss, while offering the very best strategies bariatric medicine has to offer.
A very important part of the program is his partnership with the patients to achieve long term healthy eating habits through comprehensive dietary education, teaching about behavior modification and lifestyle changes to achieve long term success. In combination with reduced calorie diets, behavior modification, exercise and nutritional education, Dr. Tumpati is also able to prescribe certain weight loss medication to eligible patients.Dr. Tumpati’s weight loss program, unlike so many other “fad diets” and “gimmicky quick weight loss programs” that offer unrealistic outcomes, offers each patient a real life solution. Dr. Tumpati receives a large number of referrals from satisfied patients, as well as referrals from other physicians.
Because of Dr. Tumpati’s extensive training in obesity, he is able to provide the best possible solution in the treatment of metabolic syndrome and obesity. At W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers, we only partner with our patients for the metabolic syndrome (Insulin Resistance) and work with our patient’s primary physicians to ensure long term improved health of the associated health problems that accompany obesity.
The primary or the patient’s treating physician will manage the associated medical conditions, such as high cholesterol, while our role is to reverse the underlying insulin resistance and reduce inflammation caused by the abdominal fat to improve overall health and well being.
Dr. Tumpati has an incredible passion and takes a personal stake in each one of his patients. Dr. Tumpati’s partnership with each patient to combat the chronic illness of obesity begins with the patient and ultimately perpetuates into the household. Because of his personal stake in each patient’s success, his efforts can be far reaching beyond the patient. What W8MD Wellness Centers of America and Dr. Tumpati offers to his patients, is truly an effort of passion to overcome obesity and an attempt to make a difference.
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