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Weight Loss With Semaglutide (Ozempic, Wegovy), And Tirzepatide (Mounjaro, Zepbound & Retatrutide

Michael Aziz, MD

Primary Care Physician & Internist located in New York, NY

For Dr. Michael Aziz, weight management is not just about weight loss, it is about longevity.  Dr. Michael Aziz's plan includes  a natural balanced diet, and lifestyle changes to avoid the excess pounds from coming back. His plan includes: checking hormones, and nutritional guidance. Each patient gets an individualized program. For those who need more help, he  prescribes Semaglutide (Ozempic), Tirzepatide ( Mounjaro), and other advanced medications to supress hunger. In summary, Dr. Aziz 's approach targets obesity from all angles and aspects.

Dr. Aziz has pioneered and authored  "The Perfect 10 Diet," a national bestseller. The Perfect 10 Diet balances 10 key hormones. The book hit the number 1 spot on Amazon in 2011 for 12 consecutive weeks. The Perfect 10 Diet was featured on all major networks (ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, WGN, CNN, Telemundo, etc) and countless TV shows (The View, Dr. Oz, The Doctors) and was translated into several foreign languages. Dr. Aziz says, "both low-fat, and low-carb diets mess up hormones, therefore,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 does not allow fake fats like margarine or transfats which are allowed on low-fat diets. Transfats are a total no-no for Dr. Aziz . The Perfect 10 Diet does not allow dangerous chemicals such as nitrites found in processed meats (bacon and sausages) which are allowed on both low-carb and keto diets for their relationships to several types cancers.


Supervised Medical Weight Loss

What does a Medically Supervised Weight Loss Program Include?

Dr. Aziz employs several techniques to help his patients become healthier and manage their weight. Dr. Aziz uses peptides, and other weight loss medications if needed---such as Semaglutide (Ozempic, Wegovy).

He also uses Tirzepatide ( Mounjaro), and the newest weight loss medication Retatrutide. The office has access to the best best prices for those medications from accredited national pharmacies when the insurance plans deny coverage. 

What are the Risks Associated with Excessive Weight?

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, and vitamins levels. He places place each patient on his own track. Sometimes, he uses a variety of FDA-approved medications to fasten the weight loss results.

For those who can not afford Ozempic and Mounjaro, We use: 


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 Weight Loss Consultation with Dr. Michael Aziz (212) 906-9111

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