Medical Weight Loss Training

The IAPAM’s Exclusive Clean Start Weight Loss® Program Will Help Your Patients Look and Feel Great – And Live a Longer Life

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The statistics surrounding obesity in America are alarming: Two-thirds of American adults are obese or overweight and obesity rates in most States continue to rise. In fact, most Americans believe obesity is an epidemic.  More interesting for healthcare providers is that one of the fastest growing segments of the $65 billion weight loss industry is in fact, medically supervised weight loss. At $7.8 billion, the medically supervised weight loss market is not only a market perfect for healthcare providers, but a continuously growing market at that.

Getting obese individuals to make better choices and lose weight on their own doesn’t always work, as evidenced by the more than $65 billion that is spent annually on weight loss-related products and services. This is why IAPAM created our medically-supervised weight loss programs; to empower overweight and obese individuals to take control of their health with the help of a medical health practitioner.

Our weight loss program now includes hands-on training with the latest non-invasive fat elimination and skin tightening equipment. More and more patients are asking for procedures like CoolSculpting®, Vanquish®, and SculpSure®; and we will arm you with the facts on how these procedures work and how you can generate additional practice revenue by offering them.

IAPAM’s Certification in Medically Supervised Weight Loss includes our very successful Clean Start Weight Loss® program which prepares healthcare providers for the rewarding opportunity to help patients lose weight to live a healthier and longer life. In fact, over 65,000 people have already lost weight on our Clean Start Weight Loss program.

IAPAM’s Certification in Medically Supervised Weight Loss

IAPAM’s internationally recognized Certification in Medically Supervised Weight Loss gives medical professionals the tools they need to help their patients lose weight, restore their health and feel better again. In addition, we’ll cover how the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Preventative Health Benefit gives the Clean Start Weight Loss program the edge over commercially available programs.

Not only do participants learn from faculty who operate successful weight loss clinics, but once they complete the program, they can begin offering weight loss services the next day. In addition, they can learn how to incorporate medical weight loss using hormones into an existing medical practice or start a weight loss clinic.

The following is extensively covered in IAPAM’s Certification in Medically Supervised Weight Loss Program:

  • Utilizing hormones for weight loss
  • NEW: ACA’s Preventative Health Benefit and how it pays for the program!
  • Detailed Program Protocols
  • Patient selection criteria
  • Common medical contraindications
  • Consent forms, medical history forms
  • Legal/Insurance considerations, current FDA status
  • Medication ordering information and special pricing
  • VLCD/LCD diet programs.
  • Ketogenic based diet programs.
  • Utilizing Vitamin B6 and B12 injections for weight loss
  • Using prescription appetite suppressants in weight loss.
  • Metabolic testing as a profit center.
  • NEW: Adding fat elimination, body sculpting and skin tightening as lucrative profit centers.

Does the Clean Start Weight Loss® program work? Yes, it does. Since 2010, more than 65,000 patients have successfully lost weight on our medically supervised weight loss programs. In fact, clinics that incorporate the IAPAM’s Medical Weight Loss Program into their practices can expect to see revenues of between $100,000-$900,000/year, by only seeing 10-80 patients a month. 

The IAPAM’s Medical Weight Management Program includes:

  • Physician Weight Management Practice Clinical Manual
  • Patient Charting Forms, Medical History & Consent Forms
  • Patient education program, including: Program guidebook, cookbook, food journal, and educational videos.
  • Listing on Clean Start Weight Loss Clinic website (conditions apply)
  • Special access to a Weight Loss Medical Malpractice Insurance Program

Participants will also take part in a comprehensive discussion with our experienced faculty and a pharmacist on how to offer the IAPAM Weight Loss Protocol to patients through injection, sub-lingual, or nasal spray. We will also cover using pregnancy hormones for weight loss.

And, medical professionals who attend or who have attended our Medical Weight Loss Program can take their training to the next level by enrolling in our Clean Start Weight Loss Program.

Who Can Attend?

Physicians MDs/DOs, PAs, NPs, NDs and their staff who are looking to add medical weight management to their existing medical practice, medical spa, or start a weight loss center.  Please note, you must be able to prescribe medications in order to provide most of the medically supervised weight loss protocols covered at the program.

Earn CMEs:

Successful completion of the program will result in up to 8.5 American Medical Association CME Credits.

What Past Attendees Have Said:

“Absolutely beneficial! I would (and will!) recommend this conference to any colleague interested in prescribing …. The business implementation and marketing strategies were all so helpful!” ~ Dr. K. Cole, MD

“I learned how to add a successful [weight loss] program to my practice and start a whole new adventure. I actually learned the tools to get started. Wonderful, motivating, informative, specific, intellectual. The best seminar I have attended. Wish I had brought my office manager.” ~ Dr. J. Jackson, MD

Price:

  • Member Price –$1,195 ($1,995 non-members)

* IAPAM membership $295, you can join during registration

  • Additional attendees –$695 (Save $1,300)

For more information on the IAPAM Aesthetic Medicine Symposium, please call 1-800-485-5759 or e-mail us at: info@iapam.com

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