Printer Friendly

Institute of Bariatric Medicine[TM] and Marchelle's Paris[TM] Medical Spa: stop dieting, lose weight safely with medical supervision and keep it off for life.

According to the National Institutes of Health, 50 percent--exactly half--of all Americans are considered overweight or have been diagnosed with morbid or clinically severe obesity. Obesity is the second-leading cause of preventable death, and the health risks associated with obesity will soon surpass smoking as the leading overall killer of Americans. The good news is that there is a safe and effective solution that can help people achieve and maintain a more normal weight. It can be found in bariatrics, the branch of medicine dealing with the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity.

[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED]

The Institute of Bariatric Medicine (IBM)[TM], founded in Ocala in 2004 by Dr. Michael M. Holloway and his wife, Marsha, is now open in Sarasota. The difference between IBM and other programs is that clients on the IBM program have lost weight and are keeping it off though lifestyle changes. Dr. Holloway, a licensed physician, has been specifically trained to detect and treat conditions associated with obesity that might go undetected in a non-medical weight-loss program. By performing simple tests like the MedGem[R] and comprehensive blood work, a client's specific and individual needs will be met. Along with weight loss, IBM has its own luxurious Marchelle's Paris Medical Spa, which pampers patients in a warm, relaxing environment with a multitude of services.

Dr. Holloway has brought in Ms. Suzanne Collins, an advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP) with extensive experience in both bariatric medicine and plastic surgery, making her a perfect match for IBM[TM] and Marchelle's.

Go ahead--pamper yourself, rediscover, reveal and restore. Experience the unmatched weight loss and cosmetic procedures in a beautiful and relaxing spa setting, rather than in a sterile medical clinic.

Institute of Bariatric Medicine and Marchelle's Paris Medical Spa

1901 Floyd St., Suite 302

Sarasota, FL 34239

(877) 274-3407

Fax: (941) 955-2825

www.bariatricinstitutes.com
COPYRIGHT 2005 Clubhouse Publishing, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2005 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:HEALTH PROFILE
Publication:Sarasota Magazine
Date:Dec 1, 2005
Words:307
Previous Article:Michael Saunders & Company.
Next Article:Prudential Palms Realty: nationally known, locally owned.
Topics:


Related Articles
The facts about weight loss products and programs.
Institute of Bariatric Medicine[TM] and Marchelle's Paris[TM] Medical Spa: stop dieting, lose weight safely with medical supervision and keep it off...
Surgeons to open obesity practice.
More than weight loss: a steady diet of support and achievement; A skilled nursing facility treats bariatric residents with individualized...
Surgery sets N.H. precedent.
Surgery can cure litany of obesity woes.
Very-low-calorie diets: downsizing the hospitalised obese patient.
Lightness at the end of the tunnel; St. Vincent offering bariatric surgery as demand for weight-loss option rises.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters