Welcome to The W8MD’s Insurance Medical Weight Loss Program in Philadelphia offered at Poly-Tech Sleep Services.
Under the direction of Dr. Prab Tumpati, W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers was founded a year ago because of his passion to overcome obesity and to make a difference. Dr. Tumpati has passed a written board examination in the field of Bariatric Medicine and is also Board Certified in Sleep Medicine and Internal Medicine. The doctor’s of W8MD partner with each patient to develop a custom weight management program to best meet their individual needs taking into account their medical history, lifestyle and goals.
Since weight and sleep go together, most of the W8MD centers are able to address sleep issues such as snoring, obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy,insomnia and restless leg syndrome to name a few.
And the best part of the program is that most insurance’s cover the doctor visits.
About Our Weight Loss Doctor
Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, MD, FASBP
Dr. Prab R. Tumpati is a board certified physician and founder of W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers Of America. Dr. Tumpati completed his internal medicine residency training from Abington Memorial Hospital with his medical degree from Osmania Medical College, India. Dr. Tumpati is also a board certified sleep medicine physician with significant practice experience and serves as the medical director of a couple of sleep labs.
Sleep Disorders And Weight Gain
Having realized the association of sleep disorders and weight gain, Dr. Tumpati sought additional training in the new field of Obesity Medicine, and is a fellow of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. Having received extensive education in this field of metabolic disorder, weight mangement and obesity management, Dr. Tumpati also passed a written portion of the Obesity Medicine Board Examination offered by the American Board Of Obesity Medicine.
Our Passion Is To Help You Lose Weight Safely
As a passionate and well informed Weight Loss Specialist, Dr. Tumpati partners with each patient to develop a custom weight management program to best meet their individual needs. Dr. Tumpati’s program take into account each patient’s lifestyle, medical history,medications taken on a regular basis, special dietary needs and computerized body fat composition analysis.
Education And Training in Weight Loss Management
Dr. Tumpati sets himself apart from other weight loss physicians through extensive medical education and training programs, acquisition of specialized knowledge, tools and techniques. Because of his extensive training in the treatment of obesity, Dr. Tumpati offers the highest qualification to design individualized medical weight loss treatments tailored for each patient, in addition to offering life-long weight loss maintenance plans. Dr. Tumpati is passionate about educating the public on the metabolic effects of weight and has appeared on many Radio and TV interviews.
Dr. Prab R. Tumpati and the entire staff at Poly-Tech Sleep Services and W8MD medical weight loss center are committed to offering a comprehensive and individualized approach. Dr. Tumpati partners with each patient to develop a custom weight management program to best meet their individual needs. His programs take into account lifestyle, medical history, medications taken on a regular basis and also special dietary needs. Dr. Tumpati teaches each patient about a healthy approach to weight loss, while offering the very best strategies bariatric medicine has to offer.
Safe and Sustained Weight Loss – Patient Partnership
A very important part of the program is his partnership with the patients to achieve long term healthy eating habits through comprehensive dietary education, teaching about behavior modification and lifestyle changes to achieve long term success. In combination with reduced calorie diets, behavior modification, exercise and nutritional education, Dr. Tumpati is also able to prescribe certain weight loss medication to eligible patients.
Dr. Tumpati’s program, unlike so many other “fad diets” and “gimmicky quick weight loss programs” that offer unrealistic outcomes, offers each patient a real life solution. Dr. Tumpati receives a large number of referrals from satisfied patients, as well as referrals from Family doctors, Internal Medicine doctors, Cardiologists, and other physician specialties.
Metabolic Syndrome and Insulin Resistance Management
Because of Dr. Tumpati’s extensive training in obesity, he is able to provide the best possible solution in the treatment of metabolic syndrome and obesity. At W8MD, we only partner with our patients for the metabolic syndrome (Insulin Resistance) and work with our patient’s primary physicians to ensure long
term improved health of the associated health problems that accompany obesity. The primary or the patient’s treating physician will manage the associated medical conditions, such as high cholesterol, while our role is to
reverse the underlying insulin resistance and reduce inflammation caused by the abdominal fat to improve overall health and well being.
Dr. Tumpati has an incredible passion and takes a personal stake in each one of his patients. Dr. Tumpati’s partnership with each patient to combat the chronic illness of obesity begins with the patient and ultimately perpetuates into the household. Because of his personal stake in each patient’s success, his efforts can be far reaching beyond the patient. What W8MD Wellness Centers of America and Dr. Tumpati offers to his patients, the community of Philadelphia and entire state of Pennsylvania is truly an effort of passion to overcome obesity and an attempt to make a difference.
Medically Supervised Weight Loss
If you are overweight or obese, and want to lose weight safely under the careful supervision of an obesity medicine or weight managment specialist physician, we can help. Also visit http://www.w8md.com to learn more about the W8MD program we offer. If you have a little or a lot of weight to lose and want to do it without surgery, set up fees and mandatory meal replacements or appetite suppressants, think W8MD for weight loss.
Your Weight Loss Success Is Our Mission
Our weight loss clinic specializes in helping patients who have been unsuccessful with previous weight loss methods, or who have tried over and over to lose weight yet keep regaining all the pounds they have lost.
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“Dr. Tumpati takes his time with you to explain everything, very thorough” – Carolann Z.”
“I would most definitely recommend to go to here. They are very nice helpful and know what they are doing and talking about, I can see that the doctor has experience for sure.” Anynmous Patient On Zocdoc
“I like the Doc. He seem’s to know what he’s talking about nice guy” – Anonymous Patient on Zocdoc