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Center for Human Nutrition - Division of Clinical Nutrition

For more information, go to:
http://rfoweightloss.med.ucla.edu

The primary areas of research and clinical practice of the division are in treatment and prevention of obesity and obesity-associated disease including prominently the role of nutrition, phytochemicals,and botanical dietary supplements in the prevention and treatment of common forms of metabolic disease, cardiovascular disease and cancer.

UCLA Center for Human Nutrition RFO Weight Management Program, a medically-supervised State-of-the-Art university-based multidisciplinary program first established in 1976. For over 30 years this program has provided personalized programs for weight loss in obese and moderately overweight patients especially in individuals with obesity-associated illnesses and conditions including pre-diabetes, diabetes, high cholesterol and blood lipids, heart disease, breast, prostate, and colon cancer survivors, asthma, sleep disorders, and autoimmune diseases.

The Clinical Nutrition Clinic with physician nutrition specialists sees patients in individual consultation with a variety of nutritional conditions including:

Weight Management

  • Overweight/Obesity
  • Pre- and post-bariatric surgery care
  • Abnormal weight loss

Metabolic Conditions

  • Diabetes
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Chronic renal disease

Cancer

  • Cancer-associated malnutrition
  • Nutrition Counseling for Cancer Survivors
  • Nutrition counseling for cancer prevention
  • Nutritional supplementation

Gastrointestinal Conditions

  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Gastrointestinal dysfunction
  • Food intolerance/allergy

Kidney stone

  • Calcium and oxalate kidney stone

Other

  • AIDS-associated malnutrition
  • Food intolerance/allergy
CONTACT INFORMATION
Telephone Number
(310) 206-1987 Information and referral
(310) 825-8173 RFO Weight Management Program

Fax Number
(310) 794-8837

Email Address
RFO@mednet.ucla.edu
Website
http://rfoweightloss.med.ucla.edu
PROGRAM
PHYSICIANS & SPECIALISTS
Chief Specialty
Li, Zhaoping MD Internal Medicine

Director
Heber, David MD Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
RELATED LINKS
Specialty
Clinical Nutrition

Body System Location
Digestive System

Age/Sex Gender
Women's Health

Disorders and Conditions
Metabolic Problems
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
RFO Management Program (RFO)
900 Veteran Ave.#14-171 Warren Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 825-8173