OPTIFAST Weight Management
Find out more about the OPTIFAST weight management program
What is OPTIFAST?
OPTIFAST is a highly coveted meal replacement program! Simple and effective, our OPTIFAST meal replacement program allows patients to benefit from:
- Comprehensive exercise and nutrition
- Full medical evaluation
- Sessions to help with behavioral change
- Medications when appropriate
- Referral for surgery when appropriate
- High quality, complete nutrition
- Pre-portioned and calorie-controlled servings
- Freedom from having to make food choices
Depending on your calorie requirements, your physician will prescribe you 3 to -5 meal replacements per day. Our weight loss program uses a customized approach to identify the factors causing your struggle and to help you manage them.
OPTIFAST® patients who actively participated in a 26-week medically-monitored program typically lost approximately 30 lbs.
Compared to a reduced-calorie food-based program.
Compared to a 4.4 kg loss observed in individuals in a reduced-calorie food-based program.
Compared to a 7.7 cm loss observed in a reduced-calorie food-based program.
Blood glucose levels
Weight loss in OPTIFAST® program can help lower blood glucose vs. baseline.
Weight loss with the OPTIFAST® can help manage cholesterol levels.
OPTIFAST has proven results!
After 1 year
OPTIFAST® patients who actively participate in a 26-week program typically lose approximately 30 lbs. and maintain approximately a 25-lb. weight loss at 1 year.
After 2 years
OPTIFAST® patients maintained an average weight loss of approximately 19 lbs. after 2 years and 15 lbs. after 3 years from starting the program.