“Finally, I was ready to start the journey, and lost 80 pounds (and have kept them off)! I’m so thankful to Dr. Lentz for patiently pointing me in the right direction to help me achieve long-term success!”
Would you like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Lentz? She is taking patients for a medically supervised real food approach to manage weight and/or chronic disease and benefit overall health, reduce future health risks, reduce need for medications and overall health costs. She specializes in low carb eating emphasizing protein prioritization, ketogenic lifestyle, and intermittent fasting
Jennifer McCabe Lentz, MD
Dr. Lentz obtained her medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in 2001 and subsequently completed her residency in family medicine at Fort Collins Family Medicine Residency in 2004. She holds board certification in family medicine and has cultivated a thriving clinical practice, catering to patients of diverse age groups while addressing an array of preventive, acute, and chronic medical conditions.
Throughout her extensive tenure as a family physician, Dr. Lentz has consistently emphasized the importance of lifestyle modifications to promote overall well-being and has judiciously pursued a strategy of "medication deprescribing" when deemed appropriate, yielding enduring health benefits. Driven by an unwavering dedication to her patients, Dr. Lentz prioritizes active listening and tailoring her care to suit individual needs. She conscientiously invests time in counseling on lifestyle habits and dietary adjustments.
Over the course of her career, Dr. Lentz has honed her medical mission, with a pronounced emphasis on effectively addressing chronic health issues, notably metabolic disorders and obesity, which often underlie a wide spectrum of other chronic diseases.
In 2016, Dr. Lentz embarked on an extensive program of advanced training, culminating in her achievement of Diplomate status in Obesity Medicine and certification as a Metabolic Health Practitioner. Her knowledge base has expanded significantly, encompassing intricate insights into insulin's intricate role in chronic diseases and a comprehensive understanding of the deleterious consequences of the Standard American Diet.
Dr. Lentz has long championed the use of therapeutic carbohydrate restriction and prioritization of protein intake as integral components of her therapeutic approach to treating metabolic disorders, facilitating the establishment of sustainable, healthier lifestyles conducive to longevity and resilience.
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