Weight Loss

Corey Howard, MD, FACP, FMNM, FAARFM -  - Board Certified Internal Medicine

Howard Health And Wellness

Corey Howard, MD, FACP, FMNM, FAARFM

Board Certified Internal Medicine located in Naples, FL

Being overweight can take a toll on your physical and mental health. If have been on every weight loss program and diet in the past, don’t give up. Experienced, board-certified internal medicine physician Corey Howard, MD, FACP, FMNM, FAARFM, at Howard Health & Wellness, in Naples, Florida, can help you reach weight loss goals quickly and efficiently. Call the office to learn more about medical weight loss or schedule an appointment online today.

Weight Loss Q & A

What is medical weight loss?

Medical weight loss with Howard Health & Wellness uses personalized weight loss programs to help you meet your goal weight. Weight loss is a difficult path and one that requires desire, stamina, strength, determination, goal setting, etc. It also requires guidance and support from experts. Dr. Howard offers metabolic and hormone testing, along with diet and lifestyle recommendations, to develop highly individualized programs you can maintain long term.

What are the benefits of medical weight loss?

Some of the many benefits you can expect with medical weight loss at Howard Health & Wellness include:

  • More energy
  • Improved self-esteem
  • Lower risk of disease
  • Better chronic disease management
  • Improved physical and mental health
  • Long-term weight loss maintenance

Reaching your goal weight can make you happier and more confident, in addition to achieving optimal health and wellness.

What should I expect during weight loss treatment?

During an initial weight loss consultation with Howard Health & Wellness, Dr. Howard reviews your medical history. He also asks questions about your current diet and lifestyle habits. Dr. Howard weighs you, checks your blood pressure and other vital signs, and completes a physical examination if it’s necessary. 

Dr. Howard might recommend blood tests to evaluate your thyroid and other hormone levels, and to detect or rule out nutritional deficiencies. If you’re at risk, he might recommend checking your cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood sugar as well.

What will my weight loss program consist of?

Your personalized medical weight loss program might include:

  • Nutritional management
  • Meal plans and workouts
  • Nutritional supplements
  • Nutrition and health education
  • Chronic disease management
  • Hormone replacement therapy as needed

After your initial weight loss consultation with Dr. Howard, you can attend in-person or telemedicine follow-up appointments to ensure you stay on track with your program. Expect to lose 1-5 pounds* of body weight weekly with medical weight loss. Dr. Howard is here for you every step of the way to ensure you experience success.

Don’t settle for being overweight or obese when you don’t have to. Schedule a weight loss consultation today with Howard Health & Wellness by phone or online to begin the journey toward a healthier life.

*Individual results may vary