Frequently Asked Questions About Medical Weight Loss in Toronto, Ontario
At Weight2Lose we get a lot of the same questions coming from many of our patients. If you have any questions or concerns that are not covered on this page, feel free to contact us any time.
OHIP Covers the consultations with Weight2Lose medical doctors only. All other services are not covered by OHIP. All our programs have a fee.
Programs start at $150 per month (plus HST).
Most patients will see results the first week.
Yes, some insurance plans may provide coverage for a registered nutritionist or a dietitian, yet coverage is not guaranteed and dependent on your specific plan. If you would like to use your benefits, please bring your coverage details to your initial consultation.
Intermittent fasting can be an effective plan to lose weight at an accelerated pace. In addition to the health benefits, you will also save money on food.
It depends on your body type (composition), however most people tend to lose weight where they first notice the weight gain.
The combination of clinical nutrition and personal training offers the fundamental components for chronic disease prevention and weight loss. There are numerous benefits associated with personalized nutrition and exercise plans such as: metabolic improvements, permanent weight loss and effective prevention and management of a wide range of chronic diseases.
Medically led and personalized nutritional counseling is the cornerstone to all Weight2Lose programs. When combining non-invasive medical laser treatments with your program, you can enhance your results and target areas that are sagging or have excess fat.
Treatments are 100% non-invasive and approved by both Health Canada and the FDA. Medical laser delivers targeted and effective results to the abdomen, upper & lower back, arms, and thighs, activating fat cells to release fatty acids, resulting in reduced fat cell volume and tighter skin.
Personal training in combination with laser treatments, offers the most optimal toning and shaping results, targeting stubborn fat deposits and resulting in reduced fat cell volume and tighter skin.
Yes, completely safe. In the past 7 years Weight2Lose programs helped over 15,000 patients improve their health and lose weight. Our team has never had an incident that resulted in an injury or any other adverse health outcome as a result of our programs.
If the program is followed correctly in accordance with our medical team’s guidance, the program will work. If the program doesn’t seem to be working for you right away, our team will discuss alternatives, make modifications and revise your meal plan and exercise routines until you are successful.
Many patients have been able to reduce medications for high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes. Discussing your medications with our medical doctor and determining what is an appropriate plan of action is part of our protocol.
Your initial visit with both the doctor and the nutritionist will be about 1.5 hours. On your first visit, the consultation with the doctor is usually 30 minutes and about 45 minutes with the nutritionist. Follow-up in-clinic (or remote) sessions are usually 20-30 minutes with each health care provider.