Success Stories

M.G., Winnetka, IL

I’ve lost nearly 40 pounds as a patient at Physicians for Weight Loss. The staff is incredibly friendly, knowledgeable, and delivers exceptional service. What I appreciate most is their level of customization to fit my constantly changing lifestyle. When I was home as a new mother, and wanted to spend more time cooking, they gave me

A.N., Deerfield, IL

I’m so thankful I found PFWL and Dr. Kirson! Growing up as a skinny kid, I never imagined being overweight. Blessed with a child at 40yrs old, pregnancy left me with an extra 20lbs I just couldn’t seem to lose. Although I felt anxious walking in for my initial meeting, Dr. Kirson put me at

A.C., Glenview, IL

I was approaching my 50th birthday with menopausal hot flashes and a desire to eat everything in sight. I was seriously out of control! PFWL was exactly what I needed. Dr. Kirson made me feel at ease from the start. While asking me questions she patiently listened to all my gripes, and together we created

C.C., Glenview, IL

Dr. Kirson and the staff at PFWL have changed my life. I feel like I have been on a diet for the last 30 years, but PFWL is different. I was suffering from terrible autoimmune disease symptoms and I needed to make a real change. Dr. Kirson developed a plan customized to my needs. She

D.H., Libertyville, IL

Dr. Kirson has helped me lose 50+ lbs and reset my metabolism after chemotherapy. My arthritic pain has also greatly decreased. The eating plan is straight forward and easy to follow. Medication and supplements have been tailored to my needs and there is comprehensive personalized support and follow-up. There is no pressure to

J.C., Northbrook, IL

I’ve always struggled with my weight. Since adolescence I’ve carried at least an extra 15 or 20 pounds, and couldn’t seem to lose it. As I aged and my metabolism slowed, I hit a point where every year an extra five or so pounds crept on, and then eventually, I had children and five became

E.H., Skokie, IL

I am so appreciative to Dr. Kirson and her staff for helping me lose my baby weight and then some and keeping it off! In addition to being an expert in nutrition and weight loss, Dr. Kirson has a broad fund of knowledge of general medicine and women's health. Her nurse, Lisa, and office manager,


Physicians for Weight Loss is different from all the other weight loss programs I have tried in the past in that I meet weekly with a Board Certified physician. I feel comfortable that my weight loss is being closely supervised. I have seen my “pre-diabetes” and “pre-hypertension” go away in only 6 weeks. The initial phase


Dear Physicians for Weight Loss, I am writing this letter to let you know that I am extremely grateful for all the support and education you have given me. It has been a little over a year now and I have kept the 30 pound weight loss off for the first time in my life. I