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About Dr. Leslie W Mcclellan
Dr. Leslie W Mcclellan, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lake Forest, IL. She has 30 years of experience. Her specialties include Bariatric Medicine. She speaks English.
Dr. Leslie W Mcclellan has the following 1 specialty
- Bariatric Medicine
Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.
Dr. Leslie W Mcclellan has the following 1 expertise
- Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
Dr. Leslie W Mcclellan has 0 board certified specialties
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30 Years Experience
Howard University College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988
University Of Illinois Metropolitan Group Hospitals
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Locations & DirectionsLeslie Wren Mcclellan Md, 1033 Melody Rd, Lake Forest, IL
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