Medical Weight Loss and Lifestyle Change
The medical weight loss track offers options for those needing medical supervision to lose weight and make a lifestyle change. A team of medical professionals will take the time to understand your needs and work with you until you are on the right track to success.
Nutrition and Fitness Coaching
You’ll attend group sessions for twelve weeks with a dietitian or health & wellness specialist focusing on lifestyle change to support weight loss and long term management.
After completing the group sessions, you will have three monthly follow-up appointments with your dietitian and health & wellness specialist.
You will have an initial assessment with a provider to understand your risk factors and family history. Follow-up visits will be scheduled at three and six months to monitor the reduction of risk factors and assess progress.
Customized Diet Plan
Your dietitian will help you to create a plan that works for you. This may include a partial meal replacement program.
While you are a participant of the program, you will receive an individual adult membership at Choice Health & Fitness or the Altru Family YMCA.
Nutrition and Fitness Tracking
Keep track of your progress with DietMaster®, an online tracking tool monitored by your dietitian and health & wellness specialist. DietMaster® enrollment is included during program and followup.
To start your journey, contact the Weight Management Program Coordinator at 701.780.6729 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete health assessment form at altru.org/weightmanagement.