Weight Loss Specialist

Ezekiel Adetunji, MD -  - Aesthetic Clinic

Amen Clinic, P.C.

Ezekiel Adetunji, MD

Aesthetic Clinic located in Jackson, TN

Being overweight or obese can make you feel self-conscious, and drastically increase your risk of diabetes and other chronic conditions. At Amen Clinic, P.C., in Jackson, Tennessee, Ezekiel Adetunji, MD, and his team offer medical weight loss to help you achieve a healthy weight and the body contours you desire. Schedule an appointment with Amen Clinic, P.C., over the phone or online to get started today.

Weight Loss Q & A

What is medical weight loss?

Medical weight loss at Amen Clinic, P.C., combines medical treatments with custom eating and exercise plans so you can reach a healthy weight and keep chronic disease risks low. 

Using a medically supervised weight loss program increases your chance of safely and effectively dropping weight. Dr. Adetunji also offers body contouring using WarmSculpting™ with SculpSure® technology to address stubborn areas of fat that may remain after weight loss.

What are the advantages of medical weight loss?

Choosing medical weight loss with Dr. Adetunji and his team offers numerous health and wellness benefits, including:

  • Guidance and motivational support
  • Chronic disease management
  • Better hormone balance
  • A decrease in joint pain
  • Lower blood pressure and cholesterol
  • Better blood sugar control
  • Improvements in mood
  • More energy
  • Improved self-esteem
  • Faster, safer weight loss
  • Long-term healthy weight maintenance

Dr. Adetunji personalizes weight loss plans based on your health, medical history, food preferences, and lifestyle. He helps you adopt healthy habits you can stick with long term.

What happens during medical weight loss?

During your first weight loss appointment at Amen Clinic, P.C., Dr. Adetunji and his team weigh you and check your vital signs. They review your medical history and discuss long-term weight loss goals with you.

Dr. Adetunji completes a physical exam and may use blood tests, urine tests, or imaging procedures to detect or rule out medical conditions that require treatment and may inhibit weight loss. 

Your personalized medical weight loss plan may include:

  • Custom weight loss eating plans
  • Exercise programs
  • Dietary supplements
  • Protein-rich meal replacements
  • Medications or chronic disease treatments
  • Hormone replacement therapy

Dr. Adetunji answers questions you have about your health, and lets you know when to attend follow-up appointments. He can make adjustments to weight loss plans as needed during your journey. As you begin losing weight, medication changes might also be necessary.

How much weight can I lose?

The amount of weight you can lose with medical weight loss at Amen Clinic, P.C., depends on your starting weight, goal weight, and how well you adhere to your program. Losing two to five pounds weekly often occurs, at least initially. 

Don’t settle for being overweight if it makes you feel self-conscious. Schedule a medical weight loss consultation with Amen Clinic, P.C., over the phone or online today.