Weight Management

Weight Management

Our in-clinic programs and online courses are designed to help you achieve and maintain a healthy weight.

 

COME TELL US YOUR STORY

Managing weight is not easy. We want to help you achieve and maintain a healthy weight.  Our mission is to provide a safe, non-judgmental, and helpful environment for you to talk about your weight. There is no obligation to join a program at Evincy, but please review some of the programs we offer to see if any might be helpful to YOU!

Our weight management clinic consists of a multi-disciplinary team; specialist doctors, a clinic nurse, a dietitian and a psychologist.

What to expect in the Weight Management Clinic:

  • A comprehensive assessment of general health and growth
  • Clinical investigations as appropriate
  • Dietary Assessment
  • Psychological and social assessment if required
  • Specialist advice and education on diet and lifestyle modification
  • In some cases, medical and or surgical treatments may be discussed

Exclusion Criteria

  • Please note there is an upper age limit for referrals of 16 years.
  • Not eligible as per the above but concerned, contact us for consideration on case by case basis.

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Pre-Referral work-up

  • Height and weight measurement – and growth chart assessment
  • Blood Pressure
  • Standard history and physical examination, including social history

Established physical co-morbidity

  • Obstructive sleep apnoea
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Orthopedic such as slipped upper femoral epiphysis
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Hypertension
  • Non-Alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Type 2 diabetes/insulin resistance