Caring for you as we would for ourselves

La Tour obesity

Obesity is a chronic condition that may seriously affect a person's ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities. In order to better meet the needs of our patients, we are proud to offer a brand-new treatment plan allowing us to deliver comprehensive care.

Our personalized services carefully take into account the medical condition related to the disease while meeting the specific psychological needs of each patient.

Our services

We offer patients multidisciplinary and comprehensive care based on the following goals:

  • support healthy and controlled weight loss
  • prevent weight regain
  • treat obesity-related health conditions
  • consider aspects of sexual health
  • improve general health

Two options for a personalized treatment plan:

Conservative treatment

  • set realistic and measurable goals
  • introduce lasting lifestyle changes
  • treat the physical effects of obesity on the body
  • review medication
  • provide tailored psychological support

Surgical treatment

  • review contraindications for weight loss surgery, also called bariatric surgery
  • provide medical, psychological, nutritional and behavioral support before and after surgery
  • provide long-term follow-up

Support for change

We are committed to supporting you every step of the way on your weight loss journey, from helping you to make lasting lifestyle changes to encouraging you to stay focused and motivated to achieve your goals.

  • diet and nutritional care and advice
  • diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders
    • cognitive behavioral therapy
    • psychotherapy
    • mindfulness and meditation
  • assessment of physical ability and training through physical activity and exercises
  • motivational interviewing - patient education
  • support group meetings with other patients who have had surgery
  • acupuncture
  • hypnotherapy

Our lead specialists

Why choose La Tour obesity

Multidisciplinary and comprehensive care

This structured treatment plan coordinates a team of on-site specialists who are dedicated to treating all aspects of obesity. Our comprehensive care involves a wide range of fields, including:

Weight loss without strict dieting

Our care focuses on so much more than traditional diets. As a result, we are committed to providing dietary, nutritional and metabolic rehabilitation; we do not believe in setting strict and unrealistic diet plans for our patients.

Healthy lifestyle changes that last forever

Our philosophy is based on introducing lasting lifestyle changes centered around physical activity and healthy, balanced eating with no restrictions. Our highly-experienced team is here to support you every step of the way. Our top priority is to help you stay focused and motivated to lose weight and keep it off for good.

% of the Swiss population is affected by obesity