The Very Low Calorie Program at Longstreet Clinic Center for Weight Management is a high-nutrition, calorie-controlled diet plan prescribed by a bariatrician. The physician and a registered dietitian work together to monitor your plan to ensure you are receiving essential nutrients while safely losing weight.
The Very Low Calorie Program works best for individuals who are moderately to morbidly obese (a BMI higher than 30). The program can be adapted for pre and post bariatric surgery patients as well as individuals with type two diabetes.
Are you ready to start losing weight? Watch our online video seminar and complete the form to request more information or an in office consultation.
Patients who follow the plan closely will experience a loss of 3-5 pounds every week. The Very Low Calorie Program combines nutrition, behavior modification, exercise education and counseling for a daily regimen. The goal of this program is to help patients achieve weight management through positive behavioral changes.
What it includes
- Medical evaluation including EKG & lab work
- Individual nutrition counseling with registered dietitian
- 12 (or 6) weekly group educational sessions
- Additional visits with physician
- Four meals a day for 12 (or 6) weeks
We are pleased to provide a safe and effective medical weight loss option for all overweight individuals. If you are ready to take steps to change your life today, please call 770-534-0110, or email us.