Semaglutide Weight Loss Program
in Beverly Hills

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The Truesdale Facial Plastic Surgery Weight Loss Program includes:

  • Initial consultation with body composition measurements
  • Weight control plan
  • Healthy eating plan
  • Weekly semaglutide injection
  • Weekly B12 injection (optional)
  • Monthly follow-up visit
  • Discount for puchasing a 3-month package


Semaglutide FAQs

What is semaglutide?

Semaglutide is a simple once-a-week weight loss shot.  It is a glucagon-like Peptide (GLP-1) analogue used to treat and manage obesity effectively.

How does semaglutide work?

It does 3 things. First, it slows gastric emptying so you fill up faster and stay full longer when you eat.

Second, it shuts off Ghrelin, the hunger hormone that drives our cravings for high-calorie foods.

Finally, it works like glucagon (a hormone) in the body and breaks down your stored fat as energy. This process helps people shed 1-3 lbs a week all while never feeling hungry or deprived.

When used alongside a healthy diet and exercise routine this program creates long-term shifts to the “set point” to create and maintain sustainable long-term weight loss.



 How long will I need to take semaglutide to loose weight?

Most people will take semaglutide until they reach their goal weight. Theaverage person taking semaglutide will lose 10-13 lbs a month. Many patients will be on semaglutide for approximately  3-6 months.

How is semaglutide administered?

The injections are administered once a week on the same day every week.

It is a small injection that goes under the skin into the subcutaneous (fat) tissue of the abdomen or thigh. It can be taken with or without food.

What are the potential side effects of semaglutide?

The most common side effects of the use of this medication include nausea, constipation, fatigue, and lack of appetite. Side effects are

What is the typical dosing schedule?

This medication is taken once a week. The dose is titrated weekly with your provider to maintain a 1-3 lb weight loss a week while minimizing the potential for side effects.

Who should avoid semaglutide?

Those with a history of thyroid cancer, pancreatitis, kidney or liver disease, those who consume alcohol daily,those with a history of eating disorders,Your Best Medical and those with mood disorders.

Are weight loss programs covered by insurance?

The Semaglutide weight loss program is not currently covered by insurance. You may inquire about our patient financing.

What are the requirements to start semaglutide?

Semaglutide is a potent peptide that requires medical monitoring to ensure safety. You must meet minimum criteria of being overweight with a BMI above 25. Have a consultation with one of our providers to determine eligibility.

Why Choose Truesdale Facial Plastic Surgery for your Semaglutide Weight Loss Program?

  • Highly effective treatment
  • Competitive pricing
  • Specialized care and a customized weight loss plan for you 
  • Includes a healthy eating plan with vegan and vegetarian options 
  • Your choice to come in for weekly or monthly appointments