Opti Fast Program

The OPTIFAST Program

The OPTIFAST Program is a medically supervised weight management program that closely monitors and assesses progress towards better health and emotional well-being. The program, which usually lasts 26 weeks, utilizes a full meal replacement plan that transitions to self-prepared ‘everyday’ meals, in conjunction with comprehensive patient education and support. At Dekalb family Medicine we offer programs with the following weeks base on Weight loss Goals agreed upon:

                                              Four weeks                                  Twelve Weeks                         Twenty Six Weeks
                                              Six Weeks                                   Fifthteen Weeks                      Fifty Two Weeks
                                              Nine Weeks                                  Eight teen Weeks

our basic weight loss plan is Nine weeks in duration. At this level, early renewal is awarded with financial incentives to continue.

How the OPTIFAST Program Succeeds

  • Meal replacement diet
    Narrowing your food choices helps you work towards weight loss and management by controlling the amount and types of food you eat.
  • Medical supervision
    Utilizes the expertise of physicians to help you lose weight safely.
  • Lifestyle education
    To help you achieve and sustain better health through nutrition, exercise and lifestyle changes.
  • Counseling
    Individual and group counseling by experts who understand your challenges.
  • Ongoing personalized support
    Included both during and after weight loss to help you achieve and maintain success.