During the pandemic, the obesity epidemic increased from 36.2 percent to a whopping 45.7 percent. Weight loss programs have certainly evolved with the advent of this major life event, offering telemedicine, or online weight loss programs as a more accessible solution to obesity treatment. The American Board of Obesity Medicine states that studies have shown that one-third of those in weight loss treatment programs that use tele-health have lost at least 5 percent of their body weight. Whether you are skeptical or curious about telemedicine, Red Mountain Weight Loss is here to answer all your questions.
What is telemedicine? What can I expect? Who am I meeting with?
Telemedicine is a virtual visit for you to get your prescribed, individualized Red Mountain Weight Loss diet plan. You’ll schedule your appointment and join the meeting from the convenience of your laptop or phone at home. You meet with one of our licensed medical providers, whom specialize in weight loss. You’re in good hands!
Where am I meeting them?
A link will be sent to you prior to the appointment. You’ll enter a private and secure digital portal, by simply joining on your technology device. You are connected face-to-face with your licensed medical provider in a virtual office.
When do I meet with them?
Appointments are flexible and dependent on your schedule and our availability. (We take appointments Monday through Saturday from 9am to 5pm). We recommend booking an appointment far in advance to ensure you’re seen quickly and receive treatment as soon as possible.
Why should I try telemedicine, also known as online weight loss?
We know your time and health is valuable to you. Telemedicine addresses both issues by allowing a safe, efficient, virtual visit that is convenient for you. To put it succinctly, online weight loss saves you time, travel, and money. In addition, the emergence of this telemedicine weight loss solution allows you a discrete approach to address sensitive weight concerns.
Ready to try your first telemedicine weight loss appointment? Book your virtual visit now.