What is OPTIFAST?
The OPTIFAST Program at Weight Loss North is a medically supervised weight management program that assists individuals in reaching their goal weight. The program, consists of three distinct phases, and aims to transition individuals from a full meal replacement plan to a well balanced diet that continues to utilize OPTIFAST for healthy weight maintenance.
How Much Weight Will I Lose?
OPTIFAST can only be provided by healthcare professionals to patients who have been through an initial screening process , ensuring they are eligible candidates.
Who should use OPTIFAST?
OPTIFAST is designed for patients with a body mass index above 25, and is recommended as part of a medically supervised program.
How much weight will I lose?
The amount of weight lost will depend on a number of factors including how strictly you adhere to the program, and the commitment you make to lifestyle changes such as proper nutrition and exercise. Patients following the medically supervised diet program experience varied weight loss according to their desired weight and their compliance to the program. However, patients can lose up to 2 pounds each week, depending on your adherence to recommended guidelines.
Can I eat food while on the OPTIFAST Program?
The OPTIFAST Program consists of three phases. During the Active Weight Loss Phase you will consume only OPTIFAST. During the Transition Phase and Long-Term Weight Management Phase you will continue to use OPTIFAST as well as self-prepared food.
How much does OPTIFAST cost?
The cost of the OPTIFAST program depends on the number of weeks allocated to each phase of weight loss. To learn how Weight Loss North can help you, schedule your private one-on-one consultation where your medical history, weight loss goals and suitability for the program will be reviewed. You will also learn of the extensive tools and support elements our comprehensive program offers.