Weight Loss

Many of our patients struggle with maintaining a healthy weight. Obesity is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obstructive sleep apnea, certain types of cancers, osteoarthritis and a number of other diseases and conditions. But we understand that losing weight and maintaining a healthy weight are not easy. If you need help, our physicians and staff will work with you to develop realistic goals and then provide resources to help you achieve your goals around weight loss.

Weight Loss Resources in our Community

Integrative Medicine Center at Griffin Hospital.

The Integrative Medicine Center takes a holistic approach to health and nutrition, providing a range of consultation and treatment options. Evaluations are usually conducted by conference of providers, that may include a medical doctor, naturopathic physician and nurse practitioner. Treatment options might include nutritional counseling, nutritional supplements, herbal medicine and acupuncture.

Griffin's Weight Loss Exercise Program.

This medically supervised can help motivate and instruct you on proper exercise principles. Each program is design specifically for you to help you reachyour goals. Take advantage of teh Exercise Physiologist and state-of-the-art gym. Call 203-732-7107 for more information.

Griffin Bariatrics

For those who have struggled with weight loss, Griffin Bariatrics may offer a solution. Griffin's program combines state-of-the art surgical procedures such as gastric bypass, lap band and gastric sleeve surgery with a comprehensive support program that includes support groups, exercise programs and workshops.