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Path to Success Program

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Path to Success

Rex Bariatric Specialists, a division of North Carolina Surgery, now offers more than just bariatric surgery. Introducing a supervised medical weight loss program: The Path to Success™ designed to help patients succeed in achieving their weight loss goals.  

Who is a Good Candidate for Medical Weight Loss?

The Path to Success™ may be right for you if:
  • You have unsuccessfully tried many “fad” diets
  • You aren’t sure where to start with weight loss and need a plan
  • Your doctor has asked you to lose weight before a surgical procedure like a knee replacement or hernia repair
  • You’ve tried everything to get healthy, but fall into the same patterns
  • You cannot achieve your weight loss goals through proper diet and regular exercise
  • You are not pregnant or breastfeeding</li
  • You are not taking meds with weight gain side-effects
  • You have the patience needed to commit to this safe and effective weight loss program
  • You are not looking for short-term and immediate weight loss results
  • You are willing to commit to our healthy lifestyle recommendations after you achieve your weight loss goals with The Path to Success Program
If you answered yes to any of these questions, medical weight loss at REX Bariatric Specialists might be right for you.

Your Consultation

During your initial consultation, we will listen to your weight loss struggles and goals. Tell us about any weight loss programs you have already tried, along with any weight loss pills and supplements. We will evaluate your medical history and conduct a physical examination. We will discuss how The Path to Success Program can help you with your weight loss goals. This will include going through the details of the program from week 1 to week 12. This will help you understand exactly how our medically monitored weight loss program can effectively help achieve your goals. Any concerns you raise during the consultation will be answered to ensure that you are confident and ready to enroll in our program. A discussion of cost will also be included in the consultation.
Weight Loss - Path to Success by Rex Bariatric Specialists

The Path to Success Overview

The Path to Success™ is a medically monitored 12-week program located in Raleigh, North Carolina and serves the entire Triangle. After completion of the program, you gain more confidence in your food choices, see improvements in body composition, and feel more energized. Our medically supervised weight loss program will enable you to put an end to yo-yo dieting and weight cycling with the help of a supervising registered dietitian and physician.

Medical Weight Loss Steps

First, you will jump start your metabolism by following a ketogenic meal plan to achieve safe and rapid weight loss. For the first several weeks, you will follow a supplements-only meal plan, which includes high quality meal replacement shakes, protein bars, and protein snacks made by Celebrate Vitamins. During this phase of the program, you will see rapid weight loss, starting the first week of treatment. You will be medically monitored weekly throughout this entire 12-week program to guarantee safe and effective weight loss. As you progress through the program, customizable, grocery-based meals are reintroduced with the supervision of a registered dietitian. Grocery-based meals contain nutritious, whole food ingredients that are tailored to every client’s individual needs by your care team. These meals are structured to be easily incorporated into a healthy diet after you complete the program to maintain long term weight loss. Each week you will attend education classes focused on three important areas needed for long term success:
  • Nutrition
  • Behavior
  • Physical activity
These lessons enable our clients to make positive changes to their diet, recognize self-sabotaging behaviors, and participate in an appropriate level of physical activity needed for lifelong weight loss and weight maintenance.


I LOVE Rex! I’ve been a patient since 2015 and I highly recommend Rex. I feel educated, understood and taken care of. Most importantly to me – I’ve never felt like I was being treated a certain way because of my size at Rex. Do yourself a favor and come to Rex! Ask for Dr. Bermudez 🙂

When Will You See Results?

You will see weight loss results continuously from week 1 of your Path to Success Program. Most patients will achieve their weight loss goals after 12 weeks. However, some patients may require a personalized weight loss program due to their health situation.  

After Completion of the Path to Success™

After completion of our 12-week program, you’ll have the option to schedule individual nutrition counseling sessions. We strive to give you the confidence you need to stay on track beyond the 12-week program.  

The Cost

The cost of The Path to Success Program will depend on the initial condition of the patient and their weight loss goals. Any additional personalized weight loss programs will be added to the overall price of the program.  

Schedule Your Consultation

If you struggle with weight loss and want a structured, effective, medically supervised program to help you meet your weight loss goals, call our office to make an appointment or to get more information.

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