FAQs: IV Drip Therapy and Medical Weight Loss Programs Weight Loss | July 21, 2023 There is no single path on the journey to reach a healthier weight. For some, diet modifications and exercise are enough to slim down. Bariatric surgery is another option, but it’s a costly surgery with risks and downtime. For those interested in a convenient and effective way to lose weight, the IV drip therapy and medical weight loss programs at Heights Plastic Surgery could be the key to shedding pounds and keeping them off. Our hyper-personalized, medically supervised approach to weight management keeps your goals, lifestyle, and biology in mind to ensure rapid, sustained weight loss. What is IV Drip Therapy? Intravenous drip therapy is the fastest delivery system for nutrients, minerals, and supplements designed to enhance your health and well-being. Compared to oral supplements, the ingredients in IV drips quickly infiltrate the bloodstream and go to work almost immediately without losing much, if any, nutritional value in the process. Intravenous drips bypass the digestive system for maximum absorption. Which IV Drip Therapies are available at Heights Plastic Surgery? Our specially formulated IV drips can help you achieve optimal wellness. NAD+ — Turbocharge athletic performance. Detox — Rehydrate and replenish electrolytes. Restore — Combat fatigue, anxiety, and stress. Youth — Enhance fat reduction and muscle building. B12 Shots — Boost energy levels and metabolism. Add-on to any IV drip. What is the IV Drip Therapy process like? IV drip therapy is a fast, easy process lasting 20 minutes to an hour. The IV insertion is relatively painless; Within moments, you’ll feel comfortable enough to relax, read, or browse your phone as you receive the treatment. What is Medical Weight Loss? Medically assisted weight loss can help you reach your goal weight faster than going it alone. Whether you have struggled with weight fluctuations your whole life or are dealing with a chronic illness, hormonal changes, or medication side effects that have impacted your weight, our providers offer prescription weight-loss drugs to help you achieve the change you wish to see on the scale. Our doctors will monitor your pounds lost and help you overcome any obstacles standing in the way of your weight-loss goals for the best chance of success. Which Medical Weight Loss methods are available at Heights Plastic Surgery? At Heights Plastic Surgery, we offer semaglutide injections (Ozempic or Wegovy) in addition to Lipo-C injections and Bella Capsules to foster your weight loss efforts. Treatments may be combined with IV therapy for accelerated results. Am I a candidate for Medical Weight Loss? Anyone 18 or older dedicated to reaching a healthier weight may be prime candidates for medical weight loss, so long as they have a realistic body-image perception and are willing to make any necessary lifestyle changes. What is the Medical Weight Loss process like? It all starts with a 60-minute consultation in person or virtually. From there, our doctors will curate your custom treatment plan. If your treatment includes semaglutide shots, you may be able to get started immediately instead of waiting weeks since we have Ozempic in-house. Injections are administered from home once weekly. You will return for follow-up visits once a month. We also offer nutritional guidance to support you as you embark on your journey toward a healthier body. Get in Your Best Shape Possible There is no better time to transform into the slim, fit, energized person you’ve always aspired to become. Take the next step and call Heights Plastic Surgery to learn more about your IV drip therapy and medical weight loss options.