Learn more about Bariatric Medicine Specialists and how to choose the right one for you
A bariatric medicine doctor specializes in treating obesity and obesity-related diseases and conditions. Bariatricians provide medical, nonsurgical weight management. They focus on the overall health needs of people who are overweight (body mass index, or BMI, between 25 and 29.9) or obese (BMI of 30 or greater).
A bariatric specialist typically:
Evaluates your medical history including your previous attempts at weight loss
Performs a physical exam
Orders and interprets laboratory tests, EKGs (electrocardiograms), and body composition analyses
Diagnoses and treats obesity and weight-related health conditions
Prescribes medications and exercise therapy
Recommends dietary modifications and behavioral modification therapy
Provides referrals to weight loss surgeons
Bariatric medicine doctors may also be known by the following names: bariatrician, bariatric specialist, diet doctor, or weight loss doctor.
There are 2 specialists practicing Bariatric Medicine in Lawndale, CA with an overall average rating of 5.0 stars.
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- Specialty: Bariatric Medicine16705 Hawthorne BlvdLawndale, CA 902601.4 mi awayPatients Tell Us:
16705 Hawthorne BlvdLawndale, CA 902601.4 mi away
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- Specialty: Bariatric Medicine460 E Carson Plaza Dr Ste 206ACarson, CA 907466.2 mi away460 E Carson Plaza Dr Ste 206ACarson, CA 907466.2 mi away
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