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Center for Lifestyle Medicine

Overview

The Center for Lifestyle Medicine provides an array of services to individuals who want to lose weight and adopt a healthy lifestyle. Our lifestyle medicine experts work in partnership with each individual to help set and achieve specific goals ranging from comprehensive weight-loss treatment and management for overweight and obese adults (including pregnant women); education strategies and skills that promote weight loss, risk factor reduction, and a healthier lifestyle; and tools to improve physical activity and encourage healthy eating. Our highly skilled interdisciplinary team includes board-certified physicians in various specialties, psychologists, nurses, dietitians, exercise specialists, and others who can help you achieve and maintain a healthier lifestyle.

Phone Numbers
Practice Number: (312) 695-2300
Fax: (312) 695-2543

Practice Information
Office Location:
Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation
Galter Pavilion
675 North St Clair
17-250
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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8 am - 5 pm
8 am - 5 pm
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8 am - 5 pm
8 am - 5 pm
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Department Chair(s):  Douglas Vaughan, MD
Ambulatory Medical Director(s):  Robert Kushner, MD
Division Chief(s):  David Baker, MD

Physicians in the Practice

Robert F Kushner, MDLisa M Neff, MD

Care Provided For

Our physicians provide care for many medical conditions including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Fitness
  • Health Psychology
  • Nutrition
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Weight Management

Treatments and Procedures

Our physicians offer a comprehensive array of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and consultation including:

  • Bariatric surgery options
  • Behavioral counseling
  • Dietary counseling
  • Disease management
  • Exercise counseling
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Psychological counseling

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