COVID-19 MESSAGE FROM BMMSA

Our first priority is the health, wellness and safety of everyone who walks through our doors.

Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association is open for medically necessary office visits and procedures only. BMMSA as a corporation is taking all necessary precautions and following public health safety guidelines in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

TeleMedicine appointments are now available. Please contact your physicians office for eligibility, additional information, and with any concerns or questions.

As per order of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, any person entering our office building is required to wear a face mask at all times. Patients will not be permitted to enter the building without a face mask.

All patients should expect to be phone screened by Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association staff for COVID-19 symptoms or exposures prior to their appointment and again upon arrival. Patients should also expect to be temperature screened upon arrival in the office.

If your answer to any of the following questions is “Yes”, we ask that you call to reschedule your appointment.

In the past 14 days, have you developed any fever, cough or shortness of breath?
In the past 14 days, have you developed any of the following new symptoms?

  • Body aches or muscle pains?
  • Chills or repeated shaking with chills?
  • Headache?
  • Sore throat?
  • New loss of taste or of smell?
  • Have you, or anyone you have close contact with, been recently referred for COVID-19 testing?

In the past 14 days, have you traveled outside of PA? If “Yes”, please call the office to notify us of travel BEFORE your appointment. Patients recently returning from travel restricted states or countries will be asked to reschedule their appointment.

For the safety of our staff and other patients, patient family members or companions are not permitted at this time to accompany patients to their appointments (unless medically necessary or the patient is a minor). Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association respectfully asks family members or companions to wait outside or safely in their vehicle.

We encourage all of our patients to visit the CDC website and Main Line Health COVID-19 Response website to read more about everyday preventative measures and for the most up to date guidance regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). If you are concerned that you may have the Coronavirus (COVID-19), please contact your local Health Departments.

If you have any questions regarding our policy and your appointment, please call your doctor’s office.

Endocrinology Effective Weight Loss Plans with OPTIFAST®

Certified OPTIFAST® Medical Weight Loss Practice

Nestle Health Science Optifast
Phase 1: Jumpstart© Program

Medically Monitored All-Meal Replacement Program
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When your BMI is 25 or higher

Lose More Now.

Program Goal: 3-4 lbs per week

Average weight loss: 15-45 pounds
with varying customized program lengths
of 6-10 weeks.

PHASE 1: Jumpstart© with OPTIFAST®
When your BMI is 25 or higher, start here.
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OPTIFAST® Jumpstart© Program Includes
  • Daily OPTIFAST® Shakes, Bars & Soups

    consumed with no other food calories
    • 5-7 servings of OPTIFAST® daily, eating every 3-4 hours you are awake
    • Calorie-free drinks OK!
      (cofee, tea, diet drinks, flavored water)
  • Medical monitoring appointments

    with Endocrinologist with customized follow-up plans
  • Individual Transition Appointment

    with Dietitian before starting new healthy eating transitition.
  • Weekly Personal Weight Checks & Dietitian Consultation

    • Private one-to-one weight check with Dietitian review of weekly progress.
    • Required weekly, completed each week prior to the start of the group session.
  • Weekly Group Health Habits Training Sessions

    • Education-based presentation & discussion with take home materials and weekly ‘health-work’.
    • Required weekly, with rolling admission and health habit topics.

We help you choose your program

Upon completion of your initial 4, 6, or extended 10 weeks of Jumpstart© all meal replacement, the program includes an additional 6 weeks to Transition from OPTIFAST® items to your new healthy eating plan, in the Living Lean© Nutrition Program.

Time To Get Started: One, Two Three OPTIFAST®

When your BMI 25 or higher LOSE MORE NOW.

  • 1 Attend a Free Information Session to meet us & learn all details in person.
  • 2 Visit our Endocrinologist for Medical Screening Qualification & Consent
  • 3 Join our Dietitians’-led Welcome Session in order to officially enroll in the group and take home your initial week of OPTIFAST
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