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The Best Way to Achieve Lasting Weight Loss

Jul 27, 2023
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The Best Way to Achieve Lasting Weight Loss

On this episode of the STL Medical Weight Loss podcast, Dr. Joe Moleski and Drew Shelton had a conversation centered around the importance of understanding the medical route to weight loss, and the benefits of shedding those extra pounds.

The Significance of Being Health Aware

Dr. Joe shared a personal experience that highlighted the importance of being aware of one's health. He recounted a dinner conversation with someone who asked him to review their lab results. The results showed elevated triglycerides, prediabetes, and high blood pressure, all indicators of metabolic syndrome. This story underscores the importance of taking proactive steps to prevent chronic diseases.

Drew's Weight Loss Journey

Drew, shared his own weight loss journey and how it has positively impacted his life. His story is a testament to the transformative power of weight loss, not just physically, but also emotionally and mentally.

The Passion for Prevention

Dr. Joe expressed his passion for prevention and intervening in patients' lives to improve their health outcomes. They discussed the alarming increase in strokes and heart attacks in younger individuals and the importance of making lifestyle changes to avoid such health issues.

The Convenience of Telemedicine

They highlighted the convenience of telemedicine and how Dr. Joe's program can help individuals take control of their health. Telemedicine has revolutionized healthcare, making it more accessible and convenient for patients.

A Commitment to Patient Support

Dr. Joe emphasized his commitment to helping and supporting his patients. He assured listeners that no question is considered stupid and that he is always available to provide guidance and assistance. He wants to be seen as a friend who will walk the journey to better health together with their patients.

Affordability and Accessibility

Dr. Joe acknowledged that insurance may not cover all the costs, but he offers payment options and plans to make the treatments more affordable. He also highlighted that their pricing is competitive, and patients could potentially save money by choosing their services.

Dr. Joe explained that they compound their medications with a B vitamin to help with nausea and offer a more affordable price compared to name brand medications. He also provides the option of 90-day scripts and payment plans to ensure that price doesn't become a barrier to receiving the necessary treatment.

The Investment in Health is Worth It

Both Dr. Joe and Drew emphasized that the investment in their services is worth it. They encourage listeners to prioritize their own well-being and book an appointment with them. They express gratitude to their listeners and ask for five-star reviews to help spread the word about their services and support more patients in regaining their confidence and leading better lives.

To contact Dr. Joe, you can visit the website or call (636) 628-6604 to book an appointment. Remember, your health is your wealth, and it's never too late to start your journey towards better health.  To listen to the full podcast episode, click here.