Our Holistic Approach
Personalized multi-disciplinary approaches that generate sustainable results
MORE EFFECTIVE than a regular calorie restrictive approach
Mental Health Support
Diet Lapse Prevention
Achieve up to 10% WEIGHT LOSS through behavioural interventions.
Prescribed to select patients
Medications can contribute to a weight loss of 5%-10%
How it all works
Program length varies until personal objective has been met
Free medical consultation incl. physical examination and blood work
Frequent touchpoints including virtual visits with specialists
Post-program follow ups to ensure maintenance of weight
7750 Ranchview Dr NW, T3G 1Y9
2827 30 Ave, T4R 2P7
310 Carleton Dr, T8N 7L3
Why A Better Weigh?
Benefits to choosing us for your Weight Loss Management Journey
Covered by AHCIP
All physician Consultations are $0.00 and covered by the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP)
Consistent communication and frequent touch points per month with our specialists
The care you receive from our doctors and dieticians will be based on sound clinical evidence
Limited Wait Time
Expect to be seen by one of our specialists in only 3 weeks, compared to 3-6 months at other clinics
Frequently Asked Questions
When will I begin to lose weight?
Weight loss is a gradual process and every experience is different. In various studies, patients taking medication along with a balanced diet and exercise had greater weight loss compared to diet and exercise alone in as early as 4 weeks.
What is the likelihood weight management medicine will work for me?
Do I need to be on a specific diet or exercise regime?
Is this covered by insurance?
Yes. The doctor consultation is covered by Alberta Healthcare Insurance Plan (AHCIP).
How frequently can I speak to a doctor during the program?
From every 3 weeks check-in's to in-person clinic visits, our team of doctors and phyicians work with you to ensure you are getting the necessary guidance and support throughout your weight loss program journey with us.
Diet plans or exercise, alone will not help you lose weight.
A combination of Physician + Dietician + Trainer approach at ABW influences more long-term weight loss than patients who engage in diet or fitness alone.
Professional behavioural intervention increases significantly the probability of patients maintaining weight after treatment is over.