The OPTIFAST program is a clinically proven weight loss program that is scientifically designed to help patients lose weight and, as a result of the weight loss, improve obesity-related comorbidities 1,2
- 10-15% average decrease in blood pressure 1
- 15% average decrease in total cholesterol 1
- Lower blood glucose levels vs. baseline 2
OPTIFAST patients who actively participate in a 26-week program typically lose approximately 50 pounds with weight loss-related improvements in blood glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol levels. 1,2
1. Wadden TA, Foster GD, Letizia KA, et al. A multicenter evaluation of a proprietary weight reduction program for the treatment of marked obesity. Arch Intern Med. 1992;152(5):961-966. 2. Drawert S, Bedford K, Largent D. Change in glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol with weight loss in medically obese patients. Obesity Res. 1996;4(S1):67S
Medical Weight Loss
Our goal, to make your long term weight management possible and realistic.
Our involvement is specifically focused on pre and post phases of the surgical process. At Nebraska Weight Management Institute our focus has always been on the long term benefits of maintaining a healthy weight.