Weight Loss

Patrick W. Hisel, MD, PA

Family Medicine Practice & Primary Care Physician located in Weatherford, TX

If you’re struggling with unwanted pounds and want to lose weight successfully, turn to Patrick W. Hisel, MD, PA, in Mineral Wells or Weatherford, Texas, and his team of experts to walk alongside you with a personalized weight loss plan. Weight loss not only helps you feel better about yourself, but it can improve your overall health. To discover the right weight loss plan for you, call the office nearest you today to schedule an appointment or book online.

Weight Loss Q & A

Can weight loss improve my health?

Even though weight loss can help your appearance, ridding your body of excess fat can also improve your health in many ways.

Losing weight reduces your risk of:

  • Heart disease
  • Stroke
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Joint pain
  • Back pain
  • Sleep apnea
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Mood disorders
  • Acid reflux

Trying to lose weight on your own can be difficult. Patrick W. Hisel, MD, PA, can help you learn new mindsets and strategies when it comes to weight loss, which can change your life for the better.

Is weight loss right for me?

When you visit the practice, you can learn what your ideal weight should be for your frame. Your goal might be to lose 5% of your body weight. In other cases, it may be quite a bit more. Regardless of your weight loss goal, the team can examine you and evaluate the health of your body to determine if weight loss is right for you.

If losing weight is a healthy option for you, then the team gives you a personalized plan and monitors your progress from beginning to end. It’s helpful to have medical professionals walk alongside you during the process.

How can a doctor help me with weight loss?

When trying to lose weight, it’s best to work with the professional team at the office of Patrick W. Hisel, MD, PA, to develop a personalized plan that works best for you.

The team consults with you to understand your current condition and lifestyle. They ask you questions about your daily routine, foods you like, cravings, addictions, and your overall lifestyle that contributes to your health and weight.

The team helps you learn about the appropriate caloric intake needed for your body to shed pounds while staying healthy. You also learn what type of foods you should be eating to promote successful results. In addition, you can incorporate different methods of exercise into your lifestyle on a weekly basis.

Your comprehensive exam helps the team identify hindrances that might interfere with your metabolism, such as hormonal or thyroid issues. Your customized plan meets your specific needs, which includes:

  • Meal plans
  • Scheduled physical activity
  • Treatments to address other health issues
  • Prescription medication (if needed)

If you want to lose weight, call Patrick W. Hisel, MD, PA, to consult about a weight loss plan. You can also book an appointment by using the online booking tool.

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