Olde Del Mar Surgical provides the compassionate, supportive care you need when making decisions about your health. Our comprehensive weight loss program provides individuals with a wide range of solutions customized to meet the needs of each patient.
We understand that successful weight loss and management takes more than just a change of diet or surgery. Our weight loss program allows patients to realize their goal through a supportive system that monitors and measures daily progress.
Our goal is to provide a complete weight loss program that allows individuals to improve their quality of life and potentially extend their lives. It is about providing the resources and tools to help people to live their lives more fully.
Once we understand your health goals, we will tailor a lifestyle plan to address your specific needs. Addressing the following factors is an integral part of the approach:
Altering your diet can be overwhelming. That’s why our dietitian is here to provide nutritional education and unwavering support as you change your diet.
In your first meeting, you will identify your eating habits and choose of one the many available plans that might be best suited to you. You can then decide whether meal replacements are appropriate.
Together with our dietitian, you can monitor your progress and alter the plan accordingly.
Effective and sustainable weight loss starts with understanding your unique physiology. By utilizing data, our specialists create and continuously personalize your training program.
Our multidisciplinary team is made up of exercise physiologists and movement specialists. With a wealth of expertise and data behind you, you can expect support and success.
There are several effective FDA approved weight loss medications.
GLP-1 Agonists: (Wegovy, Saxenda, Ozempic)
You may have heard about this new class of medications, originally designed for Type 2 Diabetes but with potentially exciting and beneficial effects with loss of body fat and weight. One of our specialists, Dr. Bortz specializes in prescribing this medication
Weight loss surgery (such as the gastric balloon, gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, or lap band surgery) is a great option for many patients. If you believe you may be a candidate, schedule an appointment to see if you qualify. Our holistic approach including diet, exercise, stress reduction and the use of medications is critically important to the success of surgery.
Having a support system and a way to monitor and measure your progress is critical to success, which is why Olde Del Mar Surgical has teamed up with Baritastic to provide you with a personal daily health and weight loss companion at the tip of your fingers. With access to our personalized Baritastic online portal, you can track your weight loss, set up daily reminders for water, protein shakes, vitamins and supplements, access bariatric friendly recipes, countdown to surgery and track days since surgery, review your surgery checklist to stay on track and get approved, and get best bariatric resources to stay supported and educated.