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Practice Highlight - LiFE Program


Posted: 5/21/2018
Practice Highlight - LiFE Program

The LiFE Program is a medically-supervised weight loss program. For more information about the LiFE Program, click here to visit their page.

 

Conditions Treated / Tests Offered

  • Weekly, medically supervised, group class on Lifestyle improvement and disease prevention
  • Focus on diet, behavior change and exercise
  • Conditions treated: obesity, overweight, diabetes, pre-diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and sleep apnea
  • Depression screening and smoking cessation are addressed
  • Exercise recommendations following guidelines from the American College of Sports Medicine are provided
  • Ongoing community support classes and Mediterranean cooking classes

Note: Covered by some insurance companies

 

Location

501 New Karner Rd., Suite 1A
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: (518) 640-3265
 

Ages Seen: Ages 18 years and older

 

Practitioners

Paul E. Lemanski, MD
Dr. Lemanski is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and holds a Master's Degree in Human Nutrition. He is prior Medical Director of the General Electric Power Systems HEARTPOWER Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction Program.

 

Laurie Burton-Grego, MS, RD, CDE
Laurie Burton-Grego, MS, RD, CDE is the Program Director for LiFE®. She is past Program Director for the Center of Preventive Medicine and is a certified aerobics instructor.
 


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