Mentoring by Prof Joseph Proietto

A special thanks to Prof Joe Proietto

I had the great privilege of sitting in with the inspirational Professor. He is an Endocrinologist specialising in Diabetes and Obesity. He is a world-renowned investigator of the management of obesity. Professor Proietto established the first public obesity clinic in Victoria at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and is now Head of the Weight Control Clinic at Austin Health. He is a senior specialist at the Austin Health Endocrinology Clinic and he is a past President of the Australian and New Zealand Society Obesity Society (ANZOS).

Joe’s team at Austin and their research on the safety and benefits of a rapid weight loss programs and the role of genes and feed back hormones in weight control has provided hope and inspiration to the many overweight and obese patients frustrated by the clear failure of the eat less/exercise more model of weight management.


Watch his SBS interview discussing his TV series – The Obesity Myth that aired in late 2017.


Dr Harpreet Singh MBBS FRACGP

Weight Loss Clinician

Elina Medical Weight Loss Clinic




The Obesity Myth Q&A

We’re here with Professor Joe Proietto and Kiron Bhatia from #TheObesityMyth. Ask them your questions about the program, obesity as a genetic disease and their work at the hospital.* *This discussion is not intended to replace the advice provided by your own doctor or medical professional. If you are overweight or obese, visit your doctor for medical advice.

SBS Australia यांनी वर पोस्ट केले सोमवार, ४ सप्टेंबर, २०१७





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