Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s Pediatric Weight Management Program helps overweight or obese children and their families. The team includes nutritionists, pediatricians and pediatric specialists with expertise in cholesterol abnormalities, hormone physiology and exercise medicine. Working together, we help children and their families achieve healthier lifestyles.
(Fremont, Los Altos, Mountain View and Palo Alto)
Through this program, PAMF’S pediatric endocrinologists offer individual consultation and treatment for overweight children with cholesterol or blood sugar-related lab test result abnormalities.
(Palo Alto and San Carlos)
Children and families have a consultation with a pediatric pulmonologist who provides exercise testing to assess physical performance and the presence or severity of cardiorespiratory concerns. The program also helps young athletes pursue their sports safely and achieve long-lasting enjoyment and success.
(Palo Alto and Los Altos)
In this program, a lipid specialist provides evaluation and management of genetic and acquired lipid disorders in children and adolescents.