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Pronounced w’eight‘MD, our W8MD physician supervised, insurance medical weight loss programs can help you not only to lose weight, and sleep better but also to look your best!
W8MD also offers comprehensive sleep wellness and full service aesthetic medical spa services to help you look your best!
Since its opening in 2011, with centers in many states in the United States including New York, and Pennsylvania, the W8MD Weight Loss, Sleep & Aesthetic Centers has provided state-of-the-art physician weight loss, sleep and medical spa programs.
The Center’s team of practitioners are among the most qualified, dedicated and hospitable professionals in the medical spa industry. At W8MD Weight Loss, Sleep & Aesthetic Centers, patients come first and we take pride in custom designed programs that suit our patients in order to look and feel their best.
Meet our Founder
Our founder, Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, MD, has a passion to help patients understand the role nutrition plays and help patients not only lose weight but also learn how to lead a healthy life style. We also want to engage, educate and spread awareness of obesity, and over 50 related medical problems among the physician community by assisting them to add a W8MD physician supervised medical weight loss program at their office.
Prab R. Tumpati, MD
President & CEO
Our founder, Dr. Prab R. Tumpati, has been a practicing board certified internal medicine, sleep and obesity medicine physician with a fellowship training in the emerging field of Obesity Medicine. As a practicing sleep medicine physician, Dr. Tumpati sees a lot of obese patients that are struggling to lose weight.
Obesity Medicine Fellowship Training
Since Obesity is a risk factor for many sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, and sleep apnea in turn can have an effect on Leptins and Ghrelins that control appetite, food intake and weight, there is an inherent association between sleep disorders and weight. Realizing this, Dr. Tumpati got significant additional education and has passed a written board examination in Bariatric Medicine/Obesity Medicine.
Having obtained a thorough knowledge and skills in treating patients with obesity and it’s more than 50 associated conditions, Dr. Tumpati successfully integrated Obesity Medicine Services in his practice and started W8MD Medical Weight Loss Program.
Dr Tumpati currently serves as the Medical Director at Poly-Tech Sleep Services in Northeast Philadelphia and King of Prussia. Dr. Tumpati is also the medical director at the Brooklyn, New York office of W8MD medical weight loss and sleep centers.
Dr. Tumpati obtained his medical degree from Osmania Medical College, India and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Abington Memorial Hospital. Dr. Tumpati travels extensively, licensed in many states in the US and serves as the medical director at
2632 E 21st Street Brooklyn, NY 11235
In addition to Internal Medicine, Dr. Tumpati is also board certified in Sleep Medicine and has passed a written board examination in Obesity Medicine and is in the process of full certification.
Dr. Tumpati is a member of many professional societies including the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, American Academy of Sleep Medicine and serves as the coordinator of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin in Sleep(AAPIOS). Dr. Tumpati is married and lives in greater Philadelphia area with his wife, and two kids.