Achieving and maintaining a healthy weight can be a challenging journey. At Bright Horizons Psychiatry in North Bethesda, Maryland, Amir Etesam, MD, and his team offer comprehensive weight loss programs, including the use of medications like semaglutide (generic Ozempic), to help you reach your goals. Call Bright Horizons Psychiatry today or schedule an appointment online to begin your weight loss journey.

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What is weight loss management?

Weight loss management involves a personalized approach to losing weight, tailored to your unique health needs and lifestyle. The goal is to achieve sustainable weight loss through a combination of diet, exercise, behavior modification, and, when appropriate, medications like semaglutide (generic Ozempic).

How does semaglutide (generic Ozempic) help with weight loss?

Semaglutide (generic Ozempic) is a medication originally used to treat type 2 diabetes but has been found to aid in weight loss. It works by mimicking a hormone that targets areas of the brain involved in regulating appetite and food intake. By using semaglutide, you can reduce hunger and increase feelings of fullness, which can help you eat less and lose weight.

What are the benefits of weight loss?

Losing weight can significantly improve your overall health and well-being. Benefits include:

  • Reduced risk of chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and hypertension
  • Improved mobility and physical function
  • Enhanced mental health and mood
  • Increased energy levels
  • Better sleep quality

How can I get started with a weight loss program?

The first step is to schedule a consultation with the team at Bright Horizons Psychiatry. They will assess your health, discuss your weight loss goals, and create a personalized plan that fits your needs. With the right support and tools, you can achieve sustainable weight loss and improve your health.

Call Bright Horizons Psychiatry today or book an appointment online to start your weight loss journey.