Medical Weight-Loss Program Options

Virtua Medical Weight Loss - Core Program

A 12-week intensive lifestyle weight-loss program with a focus on nutrition, behavior and exercise modification.

Program features:
  • A structured and comprehensive program provided by a caring team of medical professionals
  • Meal replacements and/or FDA-approved medications available as tools to support safe weight-loss (must meet BMI requirement of 30 or greater/calculate your BMI here). 
  • Weekly expert-led workshops with progress checks to help you achieve your goal
  • Medical oversight while you safely lose weight
  • Individualized meal planning and goal setting with a registered dietitian
  • Continuation programs offered to support additional weight loss or weight maintenance
Initial visit (insurance*)
  • Medical consultation with physician or advanced nurse practitioner
  • Nutrition consultation with a registered dietitian to get you started on the right track
  • Body composition analysis to identify hydration, muscle and body fat baseline
*Insurance details
  • Your insurance may cover registered dietitian visits. A referral may be required and copays may apply.
  • If your insurance plan doesn’t cover a dietitian consultation, the cost is $42-126.
  • Insurance doesn’t cover the cost of meal replacements.
  • Medication costs vary based on individual insurance coverage. Please contact your prescription insurance carrier to confirm coverage of weight-loss medications.

Virtua Medical Weight Loss - Continuation Program

Losing the weight is just the start. Virtua’s Continuation Program offers support for further weight loss or weight maintenance. You can choose a weekly or bi-weekly option. To ensure success, dietitian follow-up visits are required at least quarterly.

Weekly option ($100/month*)

Four expert-led workshops per month and weekly progress checks to keep you accountable and on track.

*Insurance doesn’t cover the cost of meal replacements.

Bi-weekly option ($50/month*)

Two expert-led workshops per month with progress checks to provide support for weight-loss maintenance.

*Insurance doesn’t cover the cost of meal replacements.

A La Carte Options

Dietitian visits (insurance*)

Available as stand-alone option or in combination with other Virtua weight-loss programs.

*Your insurance may cover registered dietitian visits. A referral may be required and copays may apply. If your insurance plan doesn’t cover dietitian visits, costs are $126-$168 (initial visit), $72-$108 (follow-up visits).

Behaviorist visits (insurance*)

Available only as an add-on for patients participating in the Core Program or Continuation Program.

*Insurance may cover behaviorist visits. A referral may be required and copays may apply.

Body composition testing ($25)
  • Available as stand-alone option or in combination with other Virtua weight-loss programs. 
  • Four-point segmental body composition testing provides accurate personalized insight into muscle, fat and hydration status and helps you understand your progress on a deeper level. 

See complete program details, or call 1-888-847-8823 for an appointment. 

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Get started on your weight-loss journey today.

Schedule an appointment 

 

1-888-VIRTUA-31-888-VIRTUA-3

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