Weight Loss Specialist

Dr. Dennis Roberts

OB-GYNs located in Indio, CA

Even with persistent effort and all of your willpower, you just can’t seem to lose weight. Dr. Dennis Roberts helps women in Indio, California, transform their bodies. Call the office to learn more about how you can finally get rid of stubborn fat or use the easy online scheduler to book an appointment online.

Weight Loss Q & A

Why is it important to lose weight?

You may know all too well the emotional impact of being overweight, and you’re probably aware of the physical toll excess weight takes on your body. Some serious problems that occur when you are carrying too much weight are:

  • High blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • High cholesterol
  • Stroke
  • Cancer


What are my weight loss options?

The myriad methods for losing weight are varied and depend on your unique needs. Dr. Roberts consults with you to determine the best route for you to take based on your health history, the amount of weight you need to lose, and the different modalities or methods you have tried in the past. Common approaches to weight loss include:

  • Medical or doctor-supervised weight loss
  • Surgical weight loss
  • Diet and exercise


What steps can I take to lose weight permanently?

Dr. Roberts is committed to your health and encourages and educates each of his patients to embrace a complete lifestyle renovation to build new habits and behaviors. Some of best ways to achieve slow, steady, permanent weight loss include:

  • Reduce sugar and fast-burning carbohydrates
  • Increase green, leafy vegetables
  • Stick to a whole foods diet; eliminate processed foods
  • Move regularly
  • Get adequate sleep