The Wharton Medical Clinic will assess and treat overweight and obese patients, and diabetic patients. A multi-disciplined team will use methods that are proven through evidence based medicine and approved by the Canadian Practice Guidelines for Obesity, and the Canadian Diabetes Association Guidelines.Read more
The clinic’s goal is to improve health, by treating obesity and diabetes and decreasing cardiovascular risk factors, such as high blood pressure, and high cholesterol and improving the knowledge base of patients to enable them to implement strategies to deal with their chronic conditions.
Obesity and diabetes are complex diseases that require ongoing research. The Wharton Medical Clinic conducts both obesity and diabetes research.
Treatments includes: Multidisciplinary team approach to assessment and treatment, lifestyle and dietary counseling and modification, exercise recommendations, medications, metabolic surgery as needed and referral to services as needed, including psychological counseling.Read more