Dr. Tague's Center for Nutrition & Preventive Medicine
Medical Weight Loss Kansas City Topeka Overland Park Leawood
Board Certified: American Board of Obesity Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine. Tulane Medical School degrees in Medicine and Public Health. Member Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Medical Clinics in Kansas City (Leawood) and Topeka, Kansas. Learn more about Dr. Tague…
Weight and metabolism problems require a thoughtful, personalized, effective care plan.
The Tague Approach™ to Weight Loss and Optimum Health is at the center of our personalized nutrition and weight management program, available to individuals without a referral from their primary care physician.
Learn more about your success-oriented options at one of our free consultations. We are here to help you.
Each medical weight loss treatment plan is customized to help you solve weight-related problems and medical disorders, such as:
We’re thrilled to be featured in the January 2022 issue of Topeka City Lifestyle! Check out the article, Obtaining Optimum Health, about Dr. Tague and The Center For Nutrition here:
Read Dr. Tague’s latest health articles on weight loss and obesity, metabolism, nutrition, appetite, and Optimum Health.
A personal, reflective, and “optional” philosophical note from Dr. Tague Humans are complex beings. And that is an understatement! What is it that makes us who we are? Are we just a bag of skin containing chemicals and chemical […]
Have you ever met anyone who wanted to gain an excessive, unhealthy amount of weight? Of course not! No one wants to be overweight! Research says that many people would choose blindness over obesity. Others would choose to lose an arm or leg rather […]
Has your scale steadily increased since COVID-19? You’re not alone. Gaining weight this past year has been epidemic, causing major setbacks to health and happiness. Many dine-in restaurants closing, gyms shutting down, and unprecedented stress has […]
COVID-19 contributed to the deaths of over 200,000 Americans during the first several months of 2020. The CDC predicts 5,000 additional deaths per week for at least the next few months. Regrettably, many of these COVID-19 deaths were preventable […]
If you are like me, you’ve never been more interested in your immune system and its ability to fight off infections. COVID-19 has gotten our attention! How peculiar that the same virus can cause an infection with few or no symptoms in some, but […]
4963 W. 135th Street
Leawood, KS 66224
2840 SW Urish Road
Topeka, KS 66614
Rick Tague, M.D., M.P.H. & T.M. is a nutrition & weight loss specialist and the Founder & Medical Director of the Center for Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, P.A.
Dr. Tague is an Alpha Omega Alpha honors graduate of Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He also holds a Masters Degree in Public Health from Tulane. Dr. Tague is board certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the American Board of Family Medicine. His medical practice has focused on nutrition, weight loss, and obesity medicine since 1996.