Vayda Medical Weight Loss is unlike any other medical center in Northeast Ohio. We provide a number of medical services under one roof, all to support you in being your best self—inside and out!

  • Obesity medicine
  • Anti-aging procedures

We are experts in helping individuals lose weight for health reasons, using these effective and modern weight loss services:

  • Weight loss programs
  • Weight management coaching
  • Nutritional support
  • Fitness coaching
  • Behavioral counseling
  • Weight loss products
    • Weight loss supplements
    • Smoothies & shakes
    • Drinks
    • Snacks
    • Protein bars

These services, when combined, give patients the greatest opportunity to lose weight and maintain a new healthy lifestyle. In addition to treating our own patients, we also assist other primary care physicians in helping their patients lose weight safely and effectively. If you are a local physician with patients struggling with weight loss, contact us!

The Medical Weight Loss Difference

Medical weight loss is safer and more effective than commercial weight loss. Different than commercial weight loss programs, medical weight loss programs are designed to take several personal health issues into account. This isn’t a one-size fits all approach—medical weight loss is customized to the individual. We take a look at your total unique health profile and see how it contributes to your specific weight loss challenges. We study your:

  • Medical history
  • Prescriptions
  • Nutritional supplements
  • Food intake
  • Hormonal imbalances
  • Metabolic rate
  • Multiple other medical factors

With this information, we design a weight loss program precisely for you!

Zachary Veres, D.O.

    • Board Certified in Family Medicine and Geriatric Medicine
    • Board Certified in Obesity Medicine
    • Specialist in Obesity Medicine, General Dermatology, Aesthetic Medicine & Anti-aging
    • Licensed by the Ohio State Medical Board and the Arizona Board of Osteopathic Examiners
    • Staff privileges at Trumbull Memorial Hospital & Salem Regional Medical Center
    • Member of the Obesity Medicine Association
    • Diplomate for the American Board of Obesity Medicine
    • Performed thousands of anti-aging injection procedures
    • Accomplished in Sports Medicine and Emergency Medicine
    • Current Team Physician for the Youngstown Phantoms
    • Ringside Physician for the Ohio Athletic Commission
    • Association of Ringside Consultants Panel Member
    • Diplomate for the Association of Ringside Physicians
    • Team Physician of many area high schools
    • Certified in Concussion Management
    • Medical Director of the Mahoning Valley Sports Medicine Concussion Institute
    • Diplomate of the American Academy of Pain Management

Dr. Zachary Veres is a board certified physician in Obesity medicine by the American Board of Obesity Medicine.He’s received the most in-depth, comprehensive medical weight loss training available—and, along with his multifaceted medical background (highlighted above), Dr. Veres is able to identify and treat many internal and external medical conditions.

Not only does Dr. Veres understand the physical aspects of weight loss, he addresses any behaviors holding patients back from reaching their weight loss goals. This means you have a highly-skilled, supportive and caring medical expert on your side, helping you lose weight quickly and safely—and teaching you to keep it off for good.

As an obesity medicine physician Dr. Veres has expertise in the sub-specialty of obesity medicine. This means he has competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, environmental, social and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity.

Dr. Veres employs therapeutic interventions including diet, physical activity, behavioral change and pharmacotherapy.

Dr. Zachary utilizes a comprehensive approach and may include additional resources such as nutritionists, exercise physiologists, psychologists and bariatric surgeons as indicated to achieve optimal results.

Additionally, he maintains competency in providing pre-, peri- and post-surgical care of bariatric surgery patients, promotes the prevention of obesity and advocates for those who suffer from obesity.

Dr. Veres received his Bachelor’s degree in Biology/Pre-Med from Youngstown State University, his Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) degree from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri and completed his Family Medicine Residency at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown, Ohio.


Jeffrey Kaiser, CNP

Jeffrey Kaiser, Nurse Practitioner, is board certified in both family practice and acute care. His clinical rotations included primary care, urgent care, campus health, emergency department, palliative care, oncology, cardiovascular surgery/CVICU, and hospitalist medicine. He attended Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, for his undergraduate and graduate studies. Later, he was awarded a post-master’s certificate in family practice through Ursuline College. Post-graduate study includes aesthetic medicine.

Jeff serves as an associate at Vayda Cosmetic, and is pleased to contribute in offering many aesthetic treatments including Botox, soft tissue fillers, RF microneedling, and laser hair removal. He believes that aesthetic care is about personal perception and body image, which can contribute a large amount of influence into a patient’s comprehensive health status.

Jeff started his career as a Firefighter-Paramedic and is still enthusiastic about providing continuing education, discussing pre-hospital evidence-based protocols, and making an occasional alarm.

Jeff also participates in the Vayda Medical Weight Loss programs, assisting patients to not only decrease weight/BMI, but also decrease severity or eliminate issues like hypertension and pre-diabetes. 


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