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Medical Weight Management

Weight Loss Services in Central Minnesota

Our medical weight loss program focuses on an evidence-based approaches using researched and established methods to achieve weight loss and weight maintenance. Under the guidance of medical professionals, patients follow a personalized treatment plan.


Our Medical program helps you achieve safe and effective weight loss under the direction of a physician or advanced practice provider (APP) and a team of specialists. Your initial consultation is with a physician/APP and a registered dietitian to create a personalized weight loss plan.

Program Options:

  • Monthly provider visits to monitor progress, manage medications and manage labs.
  • Health coaching visits for accountability and motivation by a personal coach. These visits can be one-on-one, group, by telephone or virtual. Coaching packages include unlimited access to weight management classes and our 12-visit package includes life-long monthly weight maintenance coaching visits.
  • Personalized nutrition plan and nutrition counseling developed with a registered dietitian.
  • Development and implementation of a structured exercise program is managed by an exercise specialist.
  • Weight loss medications.
  • Meal alternative products may be utilized for safe and effective weight loss.
  • Shared medical appointments
  • Whole foods grocery store food meal plans.

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To learn more about the CentraCare Medical Weight Management options, program pricing, insurance and next steps, view our online seminar Medical Weight Management.

You also may review our Frequently Asked Questions.

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Julie and Dave Tschida Medical Weight Management Patient Story
"We were so happy to hear that the program started in Sauk Centre. It is 25 minutes closer to our home. We have met so many wonderful care providers in the program."
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