In 2017, it was estimated that 42% of the US population suffered with obesity. Obesity Treatments in Scottsdale, AZ often focus on medications that are made up of amphetamines or surgical intervention. Neither of these Obesity Treatments in Scottsdale, AZ are safe. Amphetamine based medications cause unnecessary stress on the heart and can be addictive. Even worse, many people gain the weight they have lost back after stopping the medication. Surgical interventions, although effective, can lead to too much weight loss. Many people have difficulty maintaining a healthy weight after surgery. They commonly have multiple nutritional deficiencies because they are no longer able to absorb all their nutrients.
Natural Obesity Treatments in Scottsdale, AZ are needed to fill the gap between safe and effective weight loss. Bioidentical hormone optimization is an effective and natural way to combat the obesity pandemic in America. Our hormones are responsible for many bodily functions. Digestion and metabolism are one of the many functions our hormones control. Muscle mass, body composition, fat usage and storage are all controlled by the hormones. That is why having optimized hormones are so important in combating the obesity fight.
Bioidentical hormones are specially dosed for each individual needs. They are not “one-size fits all”, much like other treatment options. It all starts with a comprehensive blood test. To find out what dose is right for you call our office for a FREE consultation.