Flourish Wellness Center
Anti-Aging, Regenerative, & Integrative Medicine located in San Antonio, TX
Weight loss isn’t as easy as many claim it to be. At Flourish Wellness Center, board-certified family medicine physician Robert Yerrington, MD, and the team understand the struggles many people face when attempting to lose weight. They offer personalized weight-loss plans for all ages, as well as athletic weight loss, preoperative weight loss, and a 21-day detox. To learn more about weight loss at Flourish Wellness Center, call the office in San Antonio, Texas, or request an appointment online.
Weight Loss Q & A
What are the benefits of weight loss?
When you’re overweight, weight loss improves your physical, spiritual, and mental well-being. Even modest weight loss leads to:
- Improvements in blood pressure and blood cholesterol levels
- Reduced risk of chronic diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes
- Better sleep
- A reduction in body aches and pains
- A boost in self-confidence and self-esteem
- More energy
- Improved mood
Though weight loss is good for your health and wellness, losing weight may take more than just eating less and moving more.
The team has experience in family medicine, anti-aging, and regenerative medicine. They understand that no single weight-loss plan works for everyone, and offer many strategies to help patients achieve their weight goals.
What are the types of weight-loss plans?
Flourish Wellness Center is a multifaceted medical practice that provides many paths to help their patients heal and flourish. Weight loss options include a variety of plans.
Personalized Weight-Loss Plan
The personalized weight-loss plan at Flourish Wellness Center is designed specifically for you. When developing your weight-loss plan, the team takes into consideration your age, medical and family history, types of medications you take, and your weight and diet history.
Your weight-loss plan may include nutrition counseling, a personalized diet plan, and an exercise program.
They may also suggest other treatments to assist in your weight-loss efforts, such as intravenous (IV) therapy or bioidentical hormone replacement therapy.
Athletic Weight Loss
The team offers many unique therapies for athletes, including an athletic weight-loss plan. This may include plans to help you meet your weight class or help you lose fat and gain muscle to improve your athletic performance.
Preoperative Weight Loss
Obesity can increase your risk of complications during surgery. If you need to lose weight before your procedure, your provider can help with a preoperative weight-loss plan.
The 21-day detox is a structured weight-loss plan that includes a full guide of what you can and can’t eat. In addition to your diet plan, you also receive IV therapy.
Throughout the 21-day program, you receive three IV therapy treatments. The nutrients in the weight-loss protocol IV drip support the detoxification process, promote weight loss, and replenishes nutrient levels. The team may also recommend peptide therapy during your detox.
All weight-loss programs at Flourish Wellness Center can include nutrition counseling.
Which weight-loss plan is best for me?
When you come in for help with weight loss, your physician conducts a comprehensive history and physical to determine the type of plan best suited for you.
To learn more about weight loss at Flourish Wellness Center, call the office or book an appointment online today.
Words from our patients
"Over the years, I have been in a variety of situations where Dr. Yerrington and his staff helped me tremendously."
"Dr. Yerrington has been my doctor since I was a child and now my 3 children have gone to him. He is super friendly and we always feel welcome."
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