About us

THE #1 medical weight loss center in fl

At Padgett Medical Center, not only do we deliver the results you deserve – but your safety is our highest priority every step of the way. Having an experienced doctor overseeing your personalized weight loss plan is essential. This science-based approach helps you lose weight as quickly as possible and keep it off in the coming years. We have a proven track record and a long list of happy patients.

Why CHoose PMC Weight Loss Clinic?

Our Expertise

Our team is credentialed and offers many years of experience helping patients with weight loss

Our Experience

Science-based methods and hands-on practice give us a unique perspective that results in weight loss success

Our Patient Reviews

The results speak for themselves: we have a long list of successful patients

Our Process WOrks

Finally reach their weight loss goals after failed attempts with diets and other programs

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PMC Medical Weight Loss Works

Real-life success

The results speak for themselves: our patients are satisfied with their results because they see real-life changes in their weight and overall health. Medical weight loss is an excellent solution for patients who have received subpar results from other diet and exercise plans. We use proven techniques to offer each patient a personalized treatment plan that works.


Shaun Padgett


Shaun founded Padgett Medical Center in 2009.  His mission is to provide quality healthcare to patients at a reasonable price. Shaun enjoys his time off vacationing with his wife and 3 dogs! 

Dr. Jose Diaz

Medical Director

Dr. Diaz has been with Padgett Medical Center since 2019.  Dr.Diaz has over 42 years of experience as a physician with a specialty in nuclear medicine and sonography.  Dr. Diaz has specialized experience with thyroid disorders and owned a thyroid clinic in the past.  He completed training in Adult ADHD, medical marijuana, and joint injections. When he is not practicing medicine, he spends time with his wife, daughter, and dogs.

Kristin Riley

Physician's Assistant

Kristin is board certified in Aesthetics specializing in Botox, Dysport, and advanced dermal fillers.  She has specialized training in weight loss, hormone replacement, and adult adhd.  Kristin has a background in primary care and joint injections.  She is certified in ketamine therapy for depression, anxiety, and PTSD.  When she is not at the office, she travels with her husband and children. She is a true sports mom! Her son plays baseball and her daughter does cheerleading.  She enjoys her time off with her family. 

Ashley Morera

Director of Operations

Ashley joined Padgett Medical Center in 2014.  She was previously In corporate America for 15 years.  She helped to streamline the processes at Padgett Medical Center.  Ashley has a passion for aesthetics and weight loss.  
When she is not at the office, she spends time with her 3 fur babies and husband Shaun. 

Vanessa Daughtry

Office Manager

Vanessa brings joy and fun to the Padgett Medical Team.  She manages staff with a smile and is always there to help patients.  Vanessa has a strong work ethic and she keeps the office running perfectly.  In her free time she enjoys the beach and festivals with friends.

Our Patients' Real Weight Loss Testimonials

If you're struggling with weight loss, it can be hard to know where to turn. Padgett Medical Center is my go to and offers a doctor-supported plan that can help you lose weight like no other method before. For me, this is the only way to go!
Tonya Brokaw
Love this place! Down 8 lbs in my first month. So easy and quick. Can’t wait to see my next months results. Thank you team!!
Ashley Simmons
Each time I come here the staff has always been so welcoming and super friendly! The doctors are extremely helpful with which plan is the best that will work for you! I’ve managed to lose some of the weight I’ve been trying to lose for awhile!!
Stephanie Renwick
Padgett Medical was a fantastic experience for me. I went and got a prescription for topiramate to help stop my late night cravings and it worked tremendously! The staff was super helpful and always had a smile on their face.
Chase Lytle


Of Medical Weight Loss

Our team is a trusted resource for medically assisted weight loss using methods grounded in science. Your safety is our highest priority. These weight loss solutions help you lose and keep off those unwanted pounds. Our highly trained staff members specialize in weight loss support, giving you access to an expert team to help you reach the desired results.

A scientific approach to weight loss works with the body’s natural functions. The goal is to re-balance body chemistry, support healthy blood sugar levels, and control appetite at the same time. Medical weight loss isn’t a crash diet… it’s a solution that speeds up fat loss systems.

No extreme workouts or diets

Effective weight loss without long hours at the gym or feeling hungry all day

Cost effective weight loss

An affordable solution to lose weight and improve overall health at the same time

Lose weight quickly

Fast and simple solutions that deliver noticeable results

Get back your slimmer, happier self

Feel more confident in your skin and find the energy you need to enjoy your favorite activities

now serving all of florida

Talk to a weight loss expert from the comfort of your own home! If you can’t meet for an in-person appointment at our medical weight loss clinics in Tampa or Ocala, then rest assured that we offer telehealth services. Schedule a consultation with a doctor and meet online to get started with your weight loss journey.

have questions about medical weight loss?

It’s normal to have questions before starting a medical weight loss program. Here are some of the most common questions and the answers that you need.

How do you qualify for prescription weight loss?

The first step is to schedule an appointment with an experienced doctor to see if you are a good candidate for medical weight loss.

Are medical weight loss programs safe?

Not only are medical weight loss programs effective, but they are one of the safest ways to lose extra weight. A doctor oversees your treatment plan from start to finish, ensuring your safety at all times.

How fast does medical weight loss work?

You can expect to start seeing results within a few weeks, but the more noticeable changes happen 2 – 3 months into the treatment plan.

How much weight do you lose with medical weight loss?

The actual results vary depending on your treatments and your unique medical needs. It’s common for patients to lose several pounds a week and up to 15% of body weight over the course of the treatment plan.