Frequently Asked Questions
How much does this program cost?
Medical Weight Loss Clinic programs vary for each individual, and are individually based upon each person’s medical profile and goals. Our program is sensibly priced and will fit most anyone’s budget.
Are Medical Weight Loss Clinic services or products covered by insurance?
We do not directly accept insurance for our programs, however if you have a Flexible Spending or Health Savings Account that covers weight loss services, MWLC can help provide you with documentation that will assist you in reimbursement for those types of programs.
Can I use FSA or HSA funds on this program?
The cost of a weight loss program for treating obesity may be a reimbursable expense under certain FSA and HSA plans, and any plan administrators consider Medical Weight Loss Clinic programs to be an eligible expense if certain conditions are met, and patients may be eligible to receive partial or full reimbursement for the cost of an MWLC program.
The first step for individuals interested in using an FSA or HSA account to pay for MWLC services and products, is to check with their plan administrator. Every individual’s plan differs, and the first step is to check and see if weight loss services and/or products are eligible for reimbursement under their specific plan requirements.
Do I have to see a doctor?
Medical Weight Loss Clinic offers programs that are medically supervised with doctor visits, and also programs where patients are not required to see a doctor if that better fits the individual.
Does this involve pre-packaged meals?
Medical Weight Loss Clinic Programs consist of real grocery store foods (proteins, starches, fruit, vegetables, etc.), incorporating the use of Nutritional Protein Supplements (Bars and Shakes), to maximize your weight loss efficiency.
How fast can I expect to lose weight?
Weight loss on Medical Weight Loss Clinic programs is dependent on the program and individual, but our patients typically lose an average of 3 pounds per week on our weight loss program.