The Scale Can Never
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ABOUT Dr WATKINS
About Dr Watkins:
Dr Watkins is an anesthesiologist now practicing in the area of obesity medicine. She is passionate about improving patient health, wellness, mobility and quality of life. Her specific area of interest is prehabilitating patients prior to a medical procedure to improve health outcomes.
BSc University of British Columbia
MD, University of British Columbia
Anesthesiology, FRCPC, Queen's University
Fellowship Training in Pediatric Anesthesiology, University of Toronto
Diplomate, American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM)
ABOUT OUR PROGRAM
Our clinic offers an innovative approach to weight management, with the goal of improving not only quality of life and mobility for our patients, but also reducing perioperative risks. Our program is not a fad diet, a meal planning service or an exercise plan. Instead, it is a medical approach to the chronic disease of obesity. We understand that nobody chooses to live in discomfort and we are passionate about reducing the stigma associated with living in a larger body.
All visits with Dr Watkins are covered by OHIP. Our program involves the prescribing of medications that may or may not be covered by your insurance plan or your provincial health insurance coverage. However, we will do everything within our ability to assist you to obtain coverage for these mediations. Our clinic offers a convenient hybrid model with options for both in-person or secure virtual appointments with the doctor.
We look forward to helping you improve your health so you can more out of life!
Obesity is not a lifestyle choice; it's a chronic hormonal and genetic disease.
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800 John Marks Ave
Kingston, ON K7K 0J7