- $150 for a physician-monitored weight-loss program with an initial exam, lab work, and an exercise plan (a $300 value)
The 60-minute initial appointment includes a 15-minute informational video, a chat with a weight-management consultant, and a series of lab tests. These tests include an EKG and bloodwork that looks at complete blood-cell count, thyroid levels, and metabolic function. An exercise regimen is proposed and monthly follow-up visits ($40 each) are encouraged.
The Doctor's In
Dr. David Werwath, founder of The Doctor's In, oversees a team that is dedicated to adult and pediatric care. An alternative to the emergency room, the urgent-care facility offers services such as treating broken bones, bleeding wounds, and bruised egos. Their center boasts onsite digital x-ray services and a laboratory for testing bloodwork and cultures. The weight-management experts on staff help dieters slim down with nutritional counseling and exercise advice doled out under the supervision of the house physician.