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Pediatric Weight Management

Pediatric Weight Management - Apex

WakeMed Apex Healthplex
120 Healthplex Way, Suite 301
Apex, NC 27502

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Pediatric Weight Management - Apex






WakeMed Children's - Pediatric Weight Management in Apex is committed to improving the health and well-being of children and youth facing challenges and medical problems associated with excess weight, overweight and obesity. Our team takes a collaborative approach to address the many complex factors that impact weight, including genetics and biology, the environment, and individual behaviors. Together, we conduct a comprehensive assessment to develop a personalized, family-based treatment for all patients. Our Apex-based team see patients in the WakeMed Children's Specialty Services suite, inside the conveniently located WakeMed Apex Healthplex

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Our Pediatric Weight Management team will provide evaluation and treatment or referral to pediatric specialists for the following conditions:

  • Early Onset Obesity (Under 2 years old)
  • Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol - Learn more about our Pediatric Lipid Program.
  • Irregular Periods (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
  • Sleep Apnea and Asthma
  • Bone Diseases (Blount’s Disease and Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis)
  • Prader Willi and Obesity-related Genetic Conditions
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Obesity Secondary to Medications (Steroids, Antipsychotics, Antiepileptics)
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Binge Eating Disorders

  • Learn more about our services & what to expect at your first visit.