Press Release


On July 15, 2002, Doctor’s Weight Control opened their doors in Clermont. Dr. Robert Bartemus thought that Clermont would be a great location to open his first weight management office. He was right, over the past 3 years, Doctor’s Weight Control has become a very important part of the community by offering a safe, healthy and affordable weight loss program. On average, patients have been losing 8-12 pounds per month. As long as you are willing to follow our program, you will lose inches, feel better and achieve your goal of a healthier weight.

Dr. Bartemus is a Board Certified Family Practitioner and a Member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. He also has an undergraduate degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Florida. His expertise in weight management and preventive medicine is a wonderful benefit to Clermont and the surrounding communities.

Doctor’s Weight Control’s program is designed to be comprehensive and to address each individual’s needs and goals. Our office promotes safe weight loss. We have several approaches to weight management and each designed for optimal results. Since each person’s needs are unique, a thorough history is obtained along with a complete body fat analysis is performed and explained to each patient on their first visit.

The staff of Doctor’s Weight Control is friendly and knowledgeable. They are willing to help the patients reach their goals. Three of our staff members have safely reached their goals for weight loss, each losing 40-60 lbs and keeping it off. They enjoy helping others reach their goals and will share useful tips for weight loss.

Massage therapy is also available for those who want to pamper themselves. Massage is therapeutic and is an excellent way to relieve the stress and tension of every day life. We have gift certificates available for massage, or any of our other services.

Doctor’s Weight Control promotes overall health and wellness. Call for your appointment today at 352-243-5673. We are located inside the Sweet Bay Plaza in Clermont next to Radio Shack.