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Weight Loss Services

According to the CDC, more than 70% of Americans aged 20 and over are considered overweight, and nearly 40% of Americans aged 20 and over are considered obese. You are not alone.

The experienced and caring team at Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) is committed not only to helping your achieve your weight loss goals, but also to improving your overall health.

Maintaining a healthy weight is important for overall health and can help you prevent and control many diseases and conditions. Excess weight may increase the risk for many health problems, including:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Heart disease and strokes
  • Certain types of cancer
  • Sleep apnea
  • Pain in weight bearing joints
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

You may be considering a surgical solution to your weight issue. We invite you to visit our Bariatric Surgery pages for more information.

Weight Loss Surgery

You may also be more interested in a non-surgical approach to weight loss. Please visit our Medical Weight Loss page for more information.

Non-Surgical Medical Weight Loss