Access step-by-step guidance to treating obesity as a chronic disease, including information on working with patients on personalised weight-management plans and supporting your patients with obesity to lose weight. Read more about the various treatment options available, the importance of a multifaceted approach to obesity treatment and avoiding weight regain.

Initiate

Initiate

The complex and sensitive nature of obesity can make conversations difficult to have with patients. An empathetic approach and asking permission is a helpful starting point.

Diagnose

Diagnose

Understand appropriate assessments to evaluate obesity-related health risks.

Discuss

Discuss

Start the conversation, take weight history and set realistic and attainable goals with your patients with obesity

Treat

Treat

Read more about a multifaceted approach to treating obesity; including lifestyle therapy, pharmacotherapy and bariatric surgery.

Why don’t diets work?

Why don’t diets work?

In the field of obesity management, the #1 treatment recommended to those trying to lose weight is to go on a diet. So why don’t diets work? Read the latest from Dr. Sean Wharton on the importance of a holistic approach grounded in biology

Follow-up

Follow-up

Manage your patient’s weight loss and weight maintenance, modify your patient’s treatment plan and make a follow-up appointment.

HQ20OB00188, Approval date: December 2020