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Weight Loss Specialist In Manhattan (Dr. Michael Aziz)

Michael Aziz, MD

Primary Care Physician & Internist located in Midtown East, New York, NY

Obesity is linked to a shortened lifespan. For Dr. Michael Aziz, medical weight management is not just about weight loss: it is about longevity.  His approach is totally different and radical from what's out there. Changing your mindset and getting the right medical guidance starts with a consultation with Dr. Michael Aziz. Have you failed on one diet after the other? It is not your fault. The right path with Dr. Aziz can give you dramatic and fast results. Dr. Michael Aziz's plan includes the right diet, checking hormones, speeding up metabolism, and suppressing hunger. His approach targets obesity from all aspects. The medical weight loss management of Dr. Michael Aziz is based on the latest medical scientific evidence that targets the root causes of weight gain and obesity. Dr. Aziz has pioneered and is the author of "The Perfect 10 Diet." He designed the diet based on latest research and to have longevity. "The Perfect 10 Diet" balances 10 key hormones. The diet started at the office of Dr. Aziz in the form of pamphlets. Once the book was published, it hit the number 1 spot on Amazon in 2011 for 12 consecutive weeks. It was major achievement for an unknown author.  "The Perfect 10 Diet" was featured on all major networks (ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, WGN, CNN, Telemundo, etc) and countless TV shows. 'The Perfect 10 Diet" was translated into several different languages. Both low-fat and low-carb diets mess up hormones. No wonder, they failed us.  They are not sustainable. "The Perfect 10 Diet" is the only diet in the market that balances hormones, so the results are durable. "The Perfect 10 Diet" is about eating real food. No processed foods like cereals on low-fat diets. "The Perfect 10 Diet" is about eating natural food: real eggs, butter that we shunned for decades. "The Perfect 10 Diet" does not allow fake fats like margarine or transfats that are allowed on low-fat diets. Transfats are a total no-no for Dr. Aziz . "The Perfect 10 Diet' does not allo

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What does a Medically Supervised Weight Loss Program Include?

The weight management treatment Dr. Aziz employs several techniques to help his patients become healthier and manage their weight. Dr. Aziz uses peptides, weight loss pilLs if needed. Maintenance of a healthy lifestyle with regular exercise is also extremely crucial to losing weight.

What are the Risks Associated with Excessive Weight?

Excessive weight and obesity are not about sex appeal, excessive weight and obesity can pose significant risks to your health, and in some cases, generate long-term problems and many diseases including:

  • A shortened lifespan
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Heart disease
  • Stroke
  • Cancer
  • Sleep apnea
  • Arthritis
  • Fatty liver

What's Dr. Michael Aziz's Approach?

At Dr. Michael Aziz's offfice, he individualizes the weight loss goals to each patient depending on their medical history, other medications, and lifestyle. He checks hormones, vitamins levels. He places place each patient on his own track. Sometimes, he uses a variety of FDA-approved medications to fasten the results.

Which Medications does He Use?

At the office, Dr. Michael Aziz uses a variety of medications including peptides which can give dramatic weight loss and fast results. Some of those medications include: 


Drug name Mechanism of action Approval date
Phentermine Hydrochloride (Apidex-P, Fastin, Ionamin) appetite suppressant 1959
Diethylpropion Hydrochloride (Tenuate, Tenuate dospan) appetite suppressant 1959
Phendimetrazine Tartrate (Bontril) appetite suppressant 1982
Orlistat (Xenical) lipase inhibitor 1999
Phentermine with Topiramate (Qsymia) appetite suppressant 2012
Naltrexone HCl and Bupropion HCl (Contrave) appetite suppressant 2014
Liraglutide, Liraglutide [rDNA origin] injection (Saxenda) insulin, glucagon 2014

  "To get a handle on your sugar consumption, read The Perfect 10 Diet; 10 key hormones that hold the secret to losing weight and feeling great fast," by Michael Aziz, MD. Christiane Northrup, MD. OB/Gyn doctor, NY times best selling, author of "Wisdom of Menopause", and Oprah's Physician 

" A must-read. Dr. Aziz addresses how food interacts with hormones in this amazing book." Keith Berkowitz, MD, Former Director of the Atkins Center

" Filled with insightful science, presented in an accessible manner, to help you take action now.' Ronald Klatz, MD, DO. President of the American Academy of Anti--Aging Medicine 

"The Perfect 10 Diet will work for you because it was designed with you in mind. If you want to revitalize your health try perfect 10 today." Jillian Michaels, NY Times Best Selling Author and Fitness Celebrity

Call our office today for a Consultation with Dr. Michael Aziz (212)906-9111

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