The Healthy Weight Center

Meeting Your Health and Weight Loss Goals

You can prevent or reverse serious health issues by reaching and maintaining a healthy weight. If other weight loss programs have not worked, this medically supervised program at Munson Community Health Center in Traverse City may be for you. Our team takes a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to help you find weight loss success.

Select the Program that Works for You

The Healthy Weight Center offers five program options. Choose the one that best fits your needs, schedule, and budget.

All programs include these basics:

  • An overview of each program, including your responsibility 
  • An orientation, including your initial:
    • Height and weight
    • Hip, waist, and neck measurements
    • Blood pressure and pulse
  • An initial high-tech body composition scan, showing:
    • Pounds of fat and muscle in each part of your body
    • Your body’s cellular health to flag any unknown health risks
    • Minimum number of calories needed to power your body
  • A food and nutrition program designed just for you
  • Monthly visit with a registered dietitian to keep you on track
    • Meal planning, food logs, mindful eating, goal setting
  • Monthly visit with an exercise specialist to set goals and review your progress
    • Exercise guidance from exercise specialist
    • Access to our medical rehabilitation gym

Medical Monitoring 

All programs require monthly medical monitoring by Healthy Weight Center Medical Director Patrick Friedli, MD. Dr. Friedli is certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Please check with your insurance company to verify your co-pay for specialist visits.

Choose From Five Options 

Jump Start Program: 3 Months

Basics plus:

  • One-hour initial visit with a registered dietitian and two 30-minute follow-up visits
  • One-hour initial visit with an exercise specialist and two 30-minute follow-up visits
  • An additional body composition scan

Cost: $350

New Beginning Program: 6 Months

Basics plus:

  • One-hour initial visit with a registered dietitian and five 30-minute follow-up visits
  • One-hour initial visit with an exercise specialist and five 30-minute follow-up visits
  • An additional body composition scan

Cost: $575

Bronze All-Inclusive Program: 2 Months

Basics plus:

  • One-hour initial visit with a registered dietitian and one 30-minute follow-up visit
  • One-hour initial visit with an exercise specialist and one 30-minute follow-up visit
  • One-hour initial visit with a behavioral health specialist and one 60-minute follow-up visit
  • An additional body composition scan

Cost: $525

Silver All-Inclusive Program: 4 Months

Basics plus:

  • One-hour initial visit with a registered dietitian and three 30-minute follow up visits
  • One-hour initial visit with an exercise specialist and three 30-minute follow-up visits
  • One-hour initial visit with a behavioral health specialist and three 60-minute follow-up visits
  • Two body composition scans to track progress midway and at end of the program

Cost: $900

Gold All-Inclusive Program: 6 Months

Basics plus:

  • One-hour initial visit with a registered dietitian and five 30-minute follow-up visits
  • One-hour initial visit with an exercise specialist and five 30-minute follow-up visits
  • One-hour initial visit with a behavioral health specialist and five 60-minute follow-up visits
  • Two body composition scans to track progress midway and at the end of the program

Cost: $1,240

How to Find Us

The Healthy Weight Center is located at the Munson Community Health Center:

550 Munson Ave.
Traverse City, MI 49686

Fitness & Personal Training Options

To keep you on track with your fitness plan and ensure you’re training effectively and safely as you work toward weight loss goals, the Healthy Weight Center also offers one-on-one personal training sessions and packages.

Please call the center at 231-935-8606 to schedule a session or learn more.

Provider Referral

Click here for our referral form.

Start on the road to better health.

To schedule an appointment, call us at 231-935-8606 or complete our contact form:

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