Feel your best with healthy weight loss in Fort Myers.
Are you trying to lose weight? Have you tried diet after diet with little success? Do you feel defeated by your weight and alone?
Imagine how much different life would be if you had the support of not only a qualified weight loss doctor, but also the support of a group of people that includes your very own personal nutrition coach and medical staff that cared for you the way they do about their own family. Visualize how much easier it would be if the people supporting you treated you like their best friend and helped create a personalized plan to help you achieve the type of permanent weight loss you had only dreamed about.
At Nuviva we will treat you like family. We create individualized plans based on your needs, wants and lifestyle. We offer you the support that is often lacking in diet program. Why struggle to diet alone when you can have a team of caring professionals helping you achieve your goals every step of the way?
Weight Loss Nutrition
Personalized nutrition coaching with easy-to-follow meal plans and educational materials to help you stay on track with your weight loss goals.
Weight Loss Medications
Combined with diet and exercise, a customized weight loss medication plan can help you shed pounds and maintain long-term results.
Weight Loss Supplements
Support your weight loss progress with supplements designed to help with fat loss and long-term weight management.
Weight Loss Exercises
Burn fat and build muscle with exercises created to help you lose weight while setting you up for a healthy, active lifestyle.
Growth Hormone-releasing Peptides
B12/MIC (Methionine, Inositol, Choline) Injection
• Vit D3
Fat Burning Peptides
Your Fort Myers Weight Loss Doctor
Dr. Jean-Jacque Vel
Dr. Jean-Jacque Vel received his undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology from University of Central Florida. He received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University. He completed his internal medicine residency at Palmetto General Hospital in Miami. He his a big advocate for preventative care and healthy weight loss for his patients. In his time off he enjoys watersports, sailing, scuba diving, traveling and enjoying time with friends and family.
Your Fort Myers Medical Practitioner
Ryan Knake, PA
Ryan was raised in the Detroit area before he became a SWFL resident. Ryan attended Oakland University for his undergrad where he received his bachelors in exercise physiology and kinesiology. He ramped up his career quickly in personal training, working with Olympic and professional athletes. After being sponsored by his mentor and friend, Dr. Dozeretz, he received his Master’s Degree in the Physician’s Assistant Program. In addition to his passion for his career, he loves to travel and enjoy the outdoors with his wife and children.
Your Fort Myers Nutrition Coach
James "Chip" Acker is a Florida native from Sanibel Island. Health and Wellness has been a major part of Chip's life since his early days in sports and fitness. Chip started his professional career in the fitness industry as a licensed personal trainer where he helped his clients understand and maximize their efforts and results. Chip later began to work with Nuviva Medical Weightloss in 2011 as a Nutrition Coach in the Punta Gorda office. After bringing his energy and talents to the Fort Myers Clinic Nutrition Coach position, Chip is now a Co-Owner of the practice. Chip has helped thousands of people just like you achieve their goals and looks forward to working with you!
Your Fort Myers Nutrition Coach
A firefighter/paramedic from Chicago, in 2016 Anthony decided to move to Southwest Florida. He has a lifelong passion for fitness and nutrition, training people and providing nutrition plans early in his career has given him over 15 years of experience in health and wellness. Anthony continued following that path running personal training departments at multiple gyms. In 2019, he launched an athletic performance department for Apex Physical Therapy, where his interest in helping people in a different way accelerated. A licensed Paramedic and certified in strength and conditioning, nutrition, mobility, and Rehab corrective exercise led him to Nuviva Medical Weight Loss. At Nuviva, he found it was the perfect mixture of the medical field and fitness industry.
As one of the Nutrition coaches at the Fort Myers location, he helps educate patients with their dietary needs and providing them a way to permanently change their lifestyle and hit their weight loss goal. Anthony is excited to help you on your weight loss journey.