Without expert support, reaching and maintaining a healthy body weight can be a daunting challenge, often leading to frustration and disappointment. The absence of proper guidance and advice may result in ineffective strategies, causing individuals to feel discouraged and tempted to abandon their efforts altogether. The doctors and nurses at parkhill medical center are experienced in discussing weight concerns By seeking proper guidance and assistance, and can provide patients with proper guidance and assistance to stay committed to their body weight goals. Your doctor knows your history and is able to discuss evidence-based weight management strategies which are focused on a broad range of health outcomes, not simply on weight. If you are planning to start a weight loss program it is recommended to consult your GP especially if you have pre-existing conditions and/or are on medication.
Parkhill Medical center also has a dietician on site who can offer you a tailored program to suit your needs. Our dietician can help patients with the treatment of
- General healthy eating
- Digestive health (IBS, IBD, Coeliac disease,diverticular disease, constipation, reflux)
- Nutritional deficiencies (anemia, B12, Vitamin D)
- Food allergies and intolerances
- Chronic conditions (diabetes heart disease, hypertension, hyperlipidaemia)
- Eating disorders
It can be unsettling to seek help about your weight concerns, but our doctors and nurses at parkhill medical center will provide you with the support, encouragement and guidance to follow a healthy journey to reach or maintain a healthy body weight.