Dr. Hassan Saradih, MD
Weight Loss Specialist
Your weight-loss journey is just the beginning. Dr. Hassan Saradih, of Internal & Bariatric Medicine, is committed to supporting the men and women of Leawood, Kansas, through every step of their weight-loss journeys. Whether you’ve had bariatric surgery or not, Dr. Saradih is a trusted partner in helping you reach your weight-loss goals. For a consultation, call the office or schedule an appointment online today.
Weight Loss Q & A
How does being overweight affect my health?
When you’re overweight or obese, it places increased demand on every system of your body. In the long term, obesity can lead to serious health complications, such as:
- Insulin resistance and poor metabolism
- Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
- Nutritional deficits
- Heart disease
- Kidney and lung disease
- Impaired immune system
- Chronic pain and fatigue
- Hormonal imbalance
- Joint and muscle strain
When you commit to healthy weight loss, you are deciding to improve your health and decrease your risk for diseases. Healthy weight loss can help you avoid complications that could significantly impact the quality of your life.
How can my primary care provider help me lose weight?
Dr. Saradih and the team at Internal & Bariatric Medicine are committed to supporting men and women who need to lose large amounts of weight for the sake of their health.
They’re especially passionate about those who have undergone bariatric surgeries and need ongoing support to achieve their goals. They strive to:
- Educate you about post-bariatric surgery expectations
- Explain your weight-loss patterns
- Remove barriers to weight loss
- Expedite weight-loss results
- Prevent weight-loss plateaus
- Help you set realistic goals
- Prevent unhealthy weight loss
- Prevent and treat eating disorders
Dr. Saradih focuses on providing quality primary care and internal medicine services that support patients with obesity who are committed to improving their health.
What services support my weight loss?
Dr. Saradih and his team are proud to offer a wide range of services that support successful, healthy weight loss for bariatric patients. Some services include:
- Health care team coordination
- Acute and chronic disease management
- Post-bariatric surgery management
- Nutrition counseling
- Nutrient replacement, including vitamin B12
- Exercise and activity counseling
- Ongoing risk assessment
Dr. Saradih also utilizes the valuable information provided by the state-of-the-art Seca® Body Composition Analyzer (BCA). The BCA offers a more accurate picture of your weight-loss progress than other traditional methods.
The BCA measures weight, body water, body fat, muscle mass, and bone density. Dr. Saradih and his team use the results to create a personalized plan of care for your ongoing weight loss.
For a consultation about how Dr. Saradih and the team at Internal & Bariatric Medicine can support your weight-loss journey, call the office or book an appointment online today.