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About Prab R. Tumpati, MD, Medical Director

Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, MD is a practicing Obesity, sleep, aesthetic and internal medicine physician. As the founder and medical director of W8MD, Dr. Tumpati is very experienced and well versed in the science and the art of medicine having helped thousands of patients lose weight, sleep and look better!

Weight loss diet

 

Weight loss diet New York City, Philadelphia or NJ

Losing weight is not as easy as eat less and exercise more, as many people that have tried to lose weight can you. It involves understanding what might be causing you to gain the weight to begin with and using a structured strategy for meaningful weight loss results.
W8MD's insurance weight loss

W8MD’s insurance weight loss

Weight loss diet in NYC or Philadelphia

  Weight loss can be obtained by following the simple steps outlined below First things first, you need to understand whether you truly need to lose weight? Where do you start so you know if you really need to lose weight? The easiest thing to do is check your height to weight ratio popularly called body mass index or BMI Use the following BMI calculator tool The second thing to do is to understand the 5 things to lose weight Things to consider for losing weight in New York or Philadlephia
  • Calories count
  • Portions count
  • Nutrition counts
  • Even a small amount of weight loss can lead to big health benefits
  • Strive to develop good habits to last a lifetimeW8MD Team
How to get started with weight loss in NJ, NY or PA?
    Before you start losing weight, you may want to ask this question – why should you lose weight? Are there any health risks of being overweight or obese?
    Yes. Unfortunately, obesity increases the health risk of many health problems including high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, certain types of cancer, arthritis, and breathing problems.
    Understand what is healthy and desired body mass index
    Healthy Weight is a  BMI from 18.5 up to 25 refers to a healthy weight.
    Overweight range is a BMI from 25 up to 30 refers to overweight.
    Obese  BMI range is 30 or higher refers to obesity.  Morbid obese BMI range is any BMI of over 40.
    The next step for losing weight in New York, Pennsylvania or New Jersey is to understand the causes of weight gain

    Did you know that most insurances do cover weight loss doctor consultation? At W8MD, we accept most insurances with just $50.00 on top of insurance that includes any diet medications

     W8MD’s weight loss program has many locations in greater New York City, New Jersey and Pennsylvani
    W8MD weight loss, sleep and medspa services