Welcome to the Medical Weight Maagement Clinic as a service of Hardin Memorial Health in Elizabethtown, Ky. Our experienced staff aims to offer optimal and personalized care to serve the weight management needs in an individualized manner to each of our patients. Utilizing some of the most modern and efficient medical techniques, we offer comprehensive care and support to meet your goals for nutrition, exercise, and behavior. We also offer nutrition adjustment for patients who are pre or post bariatric surgery. Call (270) 982-2142 for an appointment today.
Dr. Dowe completed her medical training and residency at the University of Louisville. She is board certified in Family Practice. She has practiced in Elizabethtown as a Family Practitioner for many years. She completed her MBA with a Healthcare Emphasis at Indiana Wesleyan University, Louisville campus. She is an active member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBM).
The practice is seeking serious patients who want to lose rapid weight who have BMI>25 with Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol, Sleep Apnea, and Joint/ Back Pain. This program offers medically supervised individualized care by Dr. Jessica Dowe, which makes it different from other weight loss programs. The patient's medical condition, lifestyle and individual needs are known to change behaviors in order to maintain disease change with benefits of weight loss for long-term success. This program offers comprehensive services and the advantages of a multidisciplinary weight loss team including lifestyle therapists, bariatric dietician, and certified personal trainers.
Medical Weight Loss Program
Meal replacements are used in a rapid weight loss phase for three months. Weight loss during this part of the program relies primarily on supplements to spare patients from having to confront unhealthy food choices and helps patients focus on modifying behaviors.
The second phase or "Transitional Stage" of the program assist patients in moving from meal replacement to traditional grocery food choices.
The third phase is the "Maintenance Stage" where patients focus on maintaining their weight loss. This is a special added service not offered by most weight loss programs. It lasts 12-24 months and is offered at competitive prices.
For more information or to decide if this program is for you, please register at www.hmh.net for free Informational Seminars that meet the first Tuesday of every month from 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. or register by calling the office at (270) 982-2142. Those who attend the seminar receive a free Body Mass Analysis. Most insurances accepted. If a patient’s insurance company does not cover office visits, the clinic does accept cash payment of $55 per visit along with your meal replacement cost during the course of the program. Passport is not accepted. Most third party insurances accepted. Flexspending accounts can be used to purchase meal replacements.
Meal Replacement Options
Jessica Dowe, M.D., Ph.D.
Fax: (270) 982-2148
1107 Crowne Point, Suite 105
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed 12-1 p.m. for lunch.