FAQs by Patients of Metabolic Medical Centers in West Ashley, SC
Get the help you are looking for by the trusted medical weight loss professionals at Metabolic Medical Center. We have gather few frequently asked questions for our patients, but if you have any other questions then reach out to us. Book a online consultation or call us for more information.
Table of Contents:
What is the cost for your first visit?
What do you get for $220.00?
How much are the follow-up visits? What’s included?
Do you accept insurance?
Does MMC use HCG weight-loss products?
Are there any contracts to sign?
I was a patient in the past but haven’t been in a while, can I come back?
Is there a re-start fee?
How much time should I allot for my appointment?
How much weight will I lose between visits?
Your initial visit is $220.00. You only pay this price one time as a new patient. However, consultations are free.
Your evaluation is performed by the medical staff and physician to include but not limited to; medical history, physical exam, body fat analysis, measurement of abdominal girth, chest and hips, body mass index, blood work and an EKG. Included in the blood work is a chemistry panel, lipid panel, insulin level and CBC. This also includes all supplies you need to begin your program until your next scheduled visit. (Over $600 value) (Watch Video)
Return visits average $127.00-$199.00. All supplies for your program are included in this price.
*Price ranges depending on what program you and your doctor chose.*
*Can I really afford these programs?*
No. However, if you think your insurance company is different than most, we will give you the necessary papers so you may file.
You are welcome back anytime.
No. Depending on how long it has been since you were last seen, your doctor may order new lab tests (at cost)
The amount of time for your appointment will vary, especially if you are a new patient and you have a lot of questions or a challenging medical situation. We want to be thorough when it comes to our patients health.
• Work up visit and First visit to see the Doctor 1 ½ hours
• Return visits 10 to 25 minutes
• Change in program visits 10 to 30 minutes
How much you lose will be depend on many factors like how much weight you need to lose, which program you are on, how closely you follow the program(s), your gender and your medical condition. During the first period most people lose more weight due to water loss. Keep in mind that you are gaining more lean muscle, which means your body composition is changing.