Supporting the Practice of Obesity Medicine. Founded in 1950, the American Society of Bariatric Physicians® is the premier professional association and source of clinical education and training for physicians and other health care providers focused on the treatment of patients affected by obesity and associated conditions.
Founded in 1983, foremost American surgeons have formed the society’s leadership and have established an excellent organization with educational and support programs for surgeons and integrated health professionals. The purpose of the society is to advance the art and science of metabolic and bariatric surgery by continually improving the quality and safety of care and treatment of people with obesity and related diseases.
IHRSA, the ‘International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association’ is the trade association serving the health and fitness club industry. IHRSA’s mission is to grow, protect and promote the health and fitness industry, and to provide its members with benefits that will help them be more successful.
IHRSA members represent health and fitness facilities, gyms, spas, sports clubs, and suppliers worldwide. IHRSA and its members are dedicated to making the world healthier through regular exercise and activity promotion.
Founded in 1978, the NSCA has been serving its members by bridging the gap between science and application. The NSCA brings together a diverse group of professionals from the sport science, athletic, allied health, and fitness industries. Its initiatives are governed by a board of nine directors and managed by an executive director and staff to carry out business.
SCAN is the largest dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Members are registered dietitians with nutrition expertise in the areas of sports, physical activity, cardiovascular health, wellness, and the prevention and treatment of disordered eating and eating disorders.
It is the goal of the Age Management Medicine Group (AMMG) to provide education and information on the specialty of Age Management Medicine to physicians and healthcare professionals through evidence-based continuing medical education conferences, workshops, seminars, publications and web media. The Group membership consists of leading healthcare professionals, physicians, practitioners, researchers, medical associations and providers of products and services. Age Management Medicine is a proactive, preventative approach focused on preservation of optimum human function and quality of life making every effort to modulate the process of aging prior to the onset of degenerative aging. The basic tenets of Age Management Medicine are patient evaluation through extensive medical history, lifestyle assessment, physical examination and laboratory evaluation to establish personalized proactive treatment plans consisting of proper diet, exercise, stress management and appropriate medical interventions.
Medi-Weightloss® was founded in 2005 by Edward Kaloust. The franchise headquarters is located in Tampa, Florida. Since 2005, the physicians and medical professionals at Medi-Weightloss® have treated over 67,000 patients across the United States. Our patients have lost a combined total of over 2.6 million pounds.
The Medi-Weightloss® weight loss program was developed based on the five keys to wellness: nutrition, fitness, medicine, education, and motivation.
Our mission is simple… to make it easy for healthcare and fitness professionals to implement and operate a structured, profitable medically integrated lifestyle fitness program that offers predictable outcomes and results right inside their practices and businesses.
Whether you are looking to start a new medically integrated lifestyle fitness program or revamp your existing program, our Medical Fitness Formula™ License offers the opportunity to start, grow, and profit from using a proven, highly successful business model.
Lockheed Martin is transitioning from being a traditional employer providing benefits that treat illness to one that is focused on the broader goal of better health through preventive care and other wellness measures. As part of this transition and our continued investment in your good health, we’ve transformed our 27 clinics into LM HealthWorks Wellness Centers.
For over 20 years, Equinox has created an unparalleled experience that engages members in fitness and well being, delivering transformative results. We have a growing portfolio of properties across the United States, as well as locations in London and Toronto.
Our clubs are uniquely designed to provide unprecedented service, innovative fitness programming and restorative wellness treatments all setting the stage for the ultimate in performance and rejuvenation.