What Are Your Risks

There are many medical risks in being overweight and obese. Lowering your weight by just 5% can decrease your risks substantially.

Some of the risks are:

  • type 2 diabetes
  • coronary heart disease and stroke
  • sleep apnea
  • metabolic syndrome
  • certain types of cancer
  • fatty liver disease
  • osteoarthritis
  • gallbladder disease
  • pregnancy complications

Our physicians at the clinic will address your medical conditions and work together with our multidisciplinary team and your family doctor.