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Why Can’t I Lose Weight? Tools for Overcoming Weight Loss Resistance

January 16th at 7pm ET

Do you keep gaining weight despite eating well and exercising? Have you plateaued in your weight loss journey and don’t know why? Frustrated with counting calories and not seeing results?


In this masterclass, Functional Medicine providers Dr. Andrew Petersen and Patricia De Angelis, NP will crack the code on shedding those extra pounds by addressing weight loss resistance using a root-cause approach.

In This Masterclass You Will Learn

This presentation is especially relevant if you're...

  • Struggling to lose weight and maintain your results despite diet and exercise
  • Have a history of trying weight loss diets and supplements that never seem to work
  • Have a metabolic imbalance, thyroid disorder, hormone imbalance or slowed metabolism
  • Are struggling with chronic inflammation, gut health issues and/or a chronic illness
  • Want to finally get to the root-cause of their weight loss resistance and end the vicious cycle of gaining weight.


About Andrew Petersen, DO

Dr. Petersen is an international leader in Lyme disease, addiction recovery, chronic illness, thyroid disorders, hormone therapy, and pain management. He specializes in areas where he believes conventional approaches fall short. These include hormonal imbalances, hypothyroidism, chronic fatigue syndrome, diabetes, fibromyalgia, metabolic disorders, Lyme disease, and neurodegenerative conditions. Before joining Forum Health, Petersen shaped his treatment philosophy as a hospital chief of staff in rural Texas. He brings more than 15 years of physician experience.

About Patricia DeAngelis APRN, FNP-BC, IFMCP

Patricia has five years of clinical experience as a Nurse Practitioner, which has allowed her to develop strong clinical skills and a deep understanding of her patient’s needs. She is an IFM certified provider, an experienced health coach and has a background in Family Medicine, which has provided her with a comprehensive understanding of primary care and a holistic approach to treating her patients.
Patricia follows the Institute of Functional Medicine’s methods ensuring evidence-based and patient-centered care. She incorporates lifestyle medicine, nutraceuticals, IV therapy, and hormone replacement therapy as part of her treatment offerings. Recently, Patricia was injured in a car accident and used functional medicine to help herself heal. Her personal experience has given her a unique perspective on the benefits of functional medicine in patient care.