Welcome to California Coast Family Practice!

Our clinician, Cameron Grant DNP, is a Nurse Practitioner who operates under the supervision and guidance of Dr. Dustin Bernard D.O.

Now accepting Telehealth appointments. Schedule a virtual visit. All New Patient Appointments must be in-person with our provider.
 
Please note: California Coast Family Practice currently does not accept insurance and operates on a cash/card payment system only. For further questions, please contact our office.

Weight Management Specialist

California Coast Family Practice

Family Medicine located in Atascadero, CA

If you’d like to lose weight but struggle to do so on your own, help is within reach at California Coast Family Practice in Atascadero, California. Adult medicine specialist Cameron Grant, DNP, FNP, MPH, MSN, and his expert staff offer highly effective weight management services, including prescription weight loss medications, to help you achieve and maintain your ideal weight. Our clinician, Cameron Grant DNP, is a Nurse Practitioner who operates under the supervision and guidance of Dr. Dustin Bernard D.O. Call the office to schedule an appointment or book one online today.

Weight Management Q&A

What is weight management?

Weight management California Coast Family Practice uses phentermine weight loss medication and other effective weight loss solutions to help you lose weight or maintain your ideal body weight long-term. Healthy weight management offers a variety of health, wellness, and emotional benefits. 

If you've tried to lose weight on your own without any luck, medical weight loss with California Coast Family Practice providers can dramatically increase your chance of success.

What are the benefits of medical weight management?

Some of the many benefits you can expect when choosing weight management at California Coast Family Practice include:

  • High success rates
  • More energy
  • Lower risk of diseases
  • Less body fat
  • Improved self-image
  • Long-lasting results
  • Medical monitoring
  • Weight loss medications
  • Disease management
  • Customized meal plans

With the help of California Coast Family Practice specialists, you increase your chance of getting excess weight off and keeping it off long term.

Is medical weight management right for me?

If you weigh more than you’d like to but haven’t had success in achieving your goal weight, medical weight management at California Coast Family Practice is for you. To determine which weight loss plan best matches your needs, your provider discusses your medical history, lifestyle, usual dietary habits, and desired outcome.

What happens during medical weight management?

During medical weight loss visits at California Coast Family Practice, your specialist assesses your body weight, body mass index (BMI), pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs as needed. 

They complete a physical examination to look for signs of illnesses and diseases and often recommend that you complete blood tests to check for nutritional deficiencies, hormone imbalances, or other medical issues that may interfere with effective weight loss.

California Coast Family Practice providers develop customized meal, menu, and exercise plans. They also provide phentermine prescriptions to reduce your appetite and make weight loss easier. If you have a hormone imbalance, your provider offers hormone therapy too.

Your weight loss specialist follows up with you, either in-person or virtually via telemedicine, to ensure your weight loss plan works the way they anticipated. They can make changes to your program or medication regimen as needed to help you achieve and maintain your goal weight for life.

Call the office or schedule an appointment online today to learn more about medical weight management at California Coast Family Practice.