New clinic to welcome current and former eating disorder patients and provide Colorado-based healthcare professionals with services for patients of any age whom they believe may be suffering from an eating disorder
DENVER (PRWEB) June 15, 2016
Eating Recovery Center (ERC), the only national, vertically integrated, health care system dedicated to the treatment of eating disorders, has announced the opening of its brand new Outpatient Medical Clinic in Denver, Colorado. Beginning June 15, ERC’s new clinic will offer expert diagnostic and monitoring services for healthcare providers who believe their patients may be suffering from eating disorders, as well as offer options to former and current patients of ERC. The clinic will be led by the expertise of ERC’s Dr. Philip Mehler, Executive Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer, and Dr. Jennifer Watts, Director of Outpatient Medical Services.
“Eating Recovery Center is pleased to offer this new service to our former and current patients, and to new patients who are especially in of outpatient resources to address their medical concerns,” said Mehler. “Eating disorder patients are faced with tremendous medical issues. Our new Outpatient Medical Clinic will address those issues by providing unequivocal care for those who are suffering, as well as support for their families.”
Any healthcare provider that believes their patient may be suffering from an eating disorder can refer the individual—no matter what age or gender—to ERC for a specialty consultation that is covered by most health insurance carriers. Services will also be offered to Intensive Outpatient (IOP) and Outpatient individuals that are currently in treatment for eating disorders.
ERC’s Outpatient Medical Clinic will welcome patients that are:
- Direct referrals from Intensive Outpatient Programs
- Current Eating Recovery Center Patients
- Professional referrals
The Outpatient Medical Clinic will be located at ERC’s Conifer location at 8190 East 1st Avenue in Denver. For additional information or to refer a patient, call (720) 324-2052 or visit http://www.eatingrecoverycenter.com to speak with a Master’s-level eating disorder clinician.
About Eating Recovery Center
Eating Recovery Center (ERC) is the only national, vertically integrated, health care system dedicated to the treatment of serious eating and related disorders at any stage of the illness. ERC offers best-in-class treatment programs for all patients, no matter their age or gender, struggling from: anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, eating and weight disorder, unspecified eating disorders, as well as comorbid, co-occurring and dual diagnoses. Led by the world’s leading experts in eating disorder treatment, ERC provides a full spectrum of eating disorder recovery services through an unmatched network of 24 locations in seven states.
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