Are You Suffering From or At Risk for Obesity?
Treat the Chronic Relapsing Disease of Obesity and Improve the Way You Look & Feel
Lose weight and experience long-term success at maintaining a healthy weight and lifestyle. Work with a team of Doctors (MDs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs) experienced in treating obesity.
Obesity is a disease that can successfully treated with medical intervention. Do you suffer from obesity or are you at risk for obesity? ReforMedicine Medical Weight Loss Specialists clinicians are specially trained to treat obesity and help patients lose weight, learn how to control their weight, and look and feel their best.
The video at left was produced by the Obesity Medicine Association to provide a brief explanation of the disease of obesity. ReforMedicine clinicians David Usher MD, Christina Funk DNP and FNP-C, Dana Toenies FNP-C, and Renee Carlson FNP-C and ANP-C are members of the Obesity Medicine Association.
This isn’t a diet.
It’s a medical treatment program for those at risk for obesity or suffering from obesity
Begin the process with a targeted physical exam and blood tests to guide your specific treatment plan and benchmarking for future results.
Learn about nutrition and the science behind how our bodies metabolize certain nutrients. Learn the reasons behind the changes you’ll be making.
Patients begin to experience progress very quickly once they begin the program. Universally, patients report measurable results within the first week.
Monthly appointments provide the support you need to adjust and reduce medications, monitor your health, and help you reach your goals.
Medical Weight Loss is for EVERYONE
Under the care of a physician or a nurse practitioner, everyone can experience success. Patients with chronic conditions are welcome and the doctor or nurse practitioner will monitor your conditions and medications as part of this program.
ReforMedicine Medical Weight Loss is different and it works.
ReforMedicine teaches you the reasons why you are doing what you're doing and takes willpower out of the picture.
Patients often say, "I'm not hungry, I can eat normal food, and I can maintain this new way of living even with an extremely busy schedule."
Frequently Asked Questions
ReforMedicine Medical Weight Loss Specialists
Four clinicians at ReforMedicine specialize in Medical Weight Loss. You may set an appointment with any of the four, and unless you choose otherwise, you may see the same clinician throughout your weight loss journey. Dr. Usher, Christina Funk, and Renee Carlson treat patients at the Eau Claire ReforMedicine clinic and Dana Toenies treats patients at both the ReforMedicine Menomonie and Eau Claire clinics each week.
David J Usher
Dr. Usher started the Medical Weight Loss program in 2011 after 8 years as the medical director of a medical weight loss program at a large clinic in Eau Claire, WI. He is a member of the Obesity Medicine Association and a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine.
DNP, FNP-C, APNP
Christina Funk is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and joined the weight loss team in 2015. She has specialized in the field of obesity medicine through her doctoral work in collaboration with ReforMedicine and the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire. Christina is a member of the Obesity Medicine Association.
MSN, ANP-C, FNP-C, APNP
Renee Carlson joined the ReforMedicine team of clinicians in 2016 and became a full-time provider in 2017. She sees patients at the Eau Claire ReforMedicine clinic several days each week and is also stationed at an on-site clinic for the Chippewa Falls Area School District several days each week.
Dana Toenies is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and joined the weight loss team in 2017. She has developed her specialized knowledge through the Obesity Medicine Association.