Weight Management

Weight management is a prominent problem for people with and without other medical problems like diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure.

The initial approach to weight management requires attention to one’s diet and regular exercise. The most recent studies show that low carbohydrate diets are most effective for weight loss.

Dr. MacDonell works with an excellent nutritionist who will help you think about how you eat, what you eat, when you eat, and why you eat.

In addition to diet and exercise a number of prescription medications safely promote and maintain weight loss.

Dr. MacDonell will discuss how to combine lifestyle changes with medications to develop the best plan for you.