Nonsurgical Weight Management in Bakersfield

Achieving weight loss without surgery

Adventist Health Physicians Network offers medically managed nonsurgical weight management with Amira Ayad, MD. Dr. Ayad is the medical director of the Wellness Center and is board certified in obesity medicine, family medicine and anti-aging medicine. She sees patients at the Adventist Health Physicians Network office on Chester Avenue.

The weight management program features:

  • Medical weight management including body composition
  • Detailed lab analysis
  • Weight-loss medication prescriptions
  • Close medical supervision for associated medical problems
  • Meal replacement plans under Dr. Ayad’s care

Those who are candidates for the weight management program are people who have or are:

  • Prediabetic
  • Diabetic
  • Hypertensive
  • Osteoarthritis and joint pain problems
  • Postmenopausal women
  • Overweight children
  • High cholesterol
  • Overweight
  • Obese
  • Fatigue associated with weight problems
  • Depression and stress-eating disorders
  • Fatty liver
  • Kidney problems associated with diabetes and obesity

If you're ready to make a change, schedule a weight management consultation with Dr. Ayad by calling (661) 716-9499. Dr. Ayad sees weight-loss patients on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Click here to read Dr. Ayad’s answers to frequently asked questions.