1. The body is programmed to gain weight because as we evolved having extra fat on us meant a better chance of surviving a harsh winter or starvation situations
With society changes and abundance of food for many of us, keeping a healthy weight has become a very significant problem and the cause of many chronic diseases.
2. I am pre-diabetic and I wanted to find a way of maintaining a low blood sugar without medication. I did.
Initial Consultation with Provider
Body fat analysis
Personalized Ketogenic Diet
Nutritional Injections (optional)
Weekly weigh in and follow-up
Appetite suppressants per FDA guidelines
A diet that enables the breakdown of fats for energy rather than carbohydrates producing as a side effect “ketone bodies” in blood and urine.
The result of a successful Ketogenic Diet which can be confirmed by showing ketone bodies in urine with a testing strip.
Fats from some vegetables, nuts, dairy and animals.
It is important in losing weight if on a Ketogenic Diet because elevations of blood sugar will halt the Ketogenic pathway and prevent weight loss.
There are many healthy fats available from vegetables and nuts. Dairy products are also a good source of healthy fats and protein.
Our plan is all about making it easy for our patients. Octane Oil is a pure medium chain triglyceride, a healthy fat that promotes ketosis, it is often mixed with salt-free butter and blended with your morning coffee to help you get started in your day. I love it.
Duncan Turner MD, a board–certified gynecologist and renowned champion of women's health for more than 40 years has a progressive, patient–driven approach to losing weight which is founded on the belief that there is no one–size–fits–all method for success. Each person has unique anatomy, metabolism, exercise preferences, hunger tolerance, health concerns, and goals.
Your initial consultation with Duncan Turner, MD at our medical weight loss clinic begins with a long, honest conversation about personal goals, strengths and weaknesses, and dieting history so that he can help you create a solution that's customized just for you. At the Turner Medical Arts weight loss clinic, we want to help you finally lose the weight you want—and keep it off for good. We take it seriously.
*Individual results may vary