Success Stories 2020-08-06T10:53:46+00:00

Success Stories

Jonathan T.weighed over 200 pounds for a good part of his adult life.Over the years he tried several diet plans on his own. He would lose weight, feel more comfortable, and then eventually convince himself that “I got this” or “I can take a break” and end up regaining what he lost. Years went by weighing much more than he should, and health problems arose.

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Tricia E. is a young mom with three children. Tricia knew that, at her much-too-heavy weight, she was not being the best version of herself. In December of 2015 she decided she wanted to become more active, develop better eating habits, and completely turn her life around. Despite being a busy mother of three, she was determined to find the time to become dedicated to her weight loss journey.

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“CONCI and the OPTIFAST Program have changed my life.”

A patient at CONCI’S Polaris office, Kurt K., lost 105 pounds and 34% of his body weight in about six months on the OPTIFAST® program. Below is correspondence received from him where he described his OPTIFAST experience.

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“CONCI and the OPTIFAST Program have changed my life.”

”Much too young to be having health issues, Amber D., a mother of four, saw her health declining after the birth of her fourth child. Being the mother of a child with a rare genetic disorder, she knew her daughter needed her. As for her other three children, she was scared that she might not see them grow up. Her fear was rooted in the fact that her health issues were a result of her excess weight.”

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CHARLIE DROPPED 60 POUNDS IN 4 MONTHS!

”Charlie’s weight crept slowly and steadily throughout his adult life. During his working years, he left a physical job for a very sedentary one. A consequence of the job change was a gradual increase in weight. More recently, a family member’s illness caused him to turn to food to deal with stress and for the momentary comfort that food provides. This behavior resulted in additional weight gain.”

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Brian Lost 107 Pounds In 8 Months!

”One of my dreams has been to complete the half marathon at Walt Disney World with my wife. Before I lost this weight, I was lucky if I could walk a mile in 30 minutes. I am excited to say that my wife and I now plan to participate in the Disney Half Marathon. Wow! A dream about to come true! Donald Duck medal…here I come!! I could not have achieved this without the OPTIFAST program!”

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YOUNG COUPLE LOSES 389 POUNDS!

Sean G. welcomed his daughter into the world when he was heavier than he had ever been and when his health was nose-diving due to his weight. Getting uncomfortably close to 500 pounds, Sean was dealing with high blood pressure, sleep apnea, fatty liver, and gastric reflux.

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128 POUNDS LOST IN 8 MONTHS!
“I had a beautiful baby girl that had just started walking and wanted her mommy to play with her, but I was getting winded just trying to change her diaper. I knew I had to do something so I could be the mother I wanted to be for her.”

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54 POUND LOSS IN 8 MONTHS!
Due to her thyroid problem and a sluggish metabolism, Susan R. was unable to lose weight on her own.She is followed yearly by an endocrinologist who felt she would benefit from a physician supervised weight loss program.

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261 POUND LOSS IN ONE YEAR!
Sean welcomed his daughter into the world when he was heavier than he had ever been. He also took on the responsibility of a child when his health was nose-diving due to his weight.

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Better Health, Better Life After 122 Pound Loss
Stephanie K. lost 122 pounds in 45 weeks on the OPTIFAST program, reaching her goal in February of last year.

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Tammy describes herself as a self-motivated individual, but despite that attribute, found that she needed professional help with her weight.

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Despite a strong family history of obesity, Bradley S. managed his weight well until his early 20’s. However, in the 12 years between age 22 and age 34, he gained 100 pounds. Bradley went from being the smallest in his family…

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Rob’s Success Story 157 pounds lost in 8 months Rob B., a patient at CONCI’S Grove City office, lost 157 pounds in 8 months on the OPTIFAST program. Below is Rob’s essay he submitted to Nestle’s NEW YOU Contest..

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Judy H. is a “young” 78-year-old who was ready to lose weight so that she could do the things that she wanted to do. She was tired of hurting whenever she walked, and going up steps took more effort than it should..

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Sheryl M. transitioned from OPTIFAST to a food plan after losing 58 pounds. She has continued to maintain her entire weight loss since reaching her goal at the end of April. She is testimony to the fact that eating differently and..

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Throughout her adult life Maxine D. was happy to have been healthy enough to avoid prescription medication, but a doctor recently suggested she start a drug to reduce her blood pressure. She knew the reason her pressure was..

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Jeanne Y. is a patient at CONCI’S Polaris office. In nine months she lost 80 pounds on the OPTIFAST program. Thanks to weight loss, her general overall health is much improved, and she was able to discontinue use of blood pressure medication..

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