It’s more than willpower, it’s your biology
It starts with biology
Decades of research has shown that weight loss is more complex than “eat less, move more”. In fact, a range of biological, psychological, and environmental factors all play a major role.
Up to 70% of your weight can be determined by your genes... this doesn’t mean you can’t change it. It just means you have to address what’s going on at the cellular level.
How is your biology affecting you?
And guess what? They can often be out of balance—making all your effort a constant uphill battle. But with the right medication, nutrition, and mindset, we can even the playing field.
That’s where science comes in. Found identifies the role your genetics play and then provides you with tools—like prescription medication—to address your weight at the cellular level.
The right diet, and some medications, can help the good kind flourish and limit the bad kind.
Found medical providers can prescribe a wide range of medications that work in distinct ways to address different biological issues. For example, some medications work on the reward center of your brain while others help stabilize blood sugar.
A Found medical provider will assess which medication is best for you and check in regularly to adjust as needed.
Your mental health and environment matter too
Your Heart & mind
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your support system
A comprehensive approach
Found doesn’t just consider your biology. We look at all the factors that go into lasting weight care, and build you a medically guided path just for you.
Validated by real people
Our members see results, including increased energy, a reduction in hunger between meals, weight loss, and improved bowel movements.Read their stories
You’re in good hands
99% of US doctors are not trained in managing obesity and overweight. We have access to compassionate, board-certified medical experts that are specially trained in obesity.
Medical AffairsDr. Rekha Kumar
An endocrinologist and obesity medicine specialist who has authored several papers on the medical management of obesity. She served as the former medical director of the American Board of Obesity Medicine.
Chief Medical AdvisorDr. Judith Korner, MD, PhD
Founding Director, Columbia University Weight Management Center. Vice Chair of The Obesity Medical Board.
Director of Behavioral HealthDr. Lynn Yudofsky, MD
Dr. Yudofsky joins us from Stanford University, where she practiced as a psychiatrist and focused on integrative medicine. At Found she ensures that all Found members are taking care of their bodies and minds.
Medical DirectorDr. Jonathan Larson MD, MBA
A West Point graduate and a board-certified physician with a decade of telemedicine leadership and operational expertise. At Found, he is helping scale a high-quality telemedicine experience to provide the best obesity care.
Medical AdvisorDr. Shebani Sethi Dalai
Founding Director of Stanford University Metabolic Psychiatry and Silicon Valley Metabolic Psychiatry.
Medical AdvisorDr. Larry Cheskin, MD
Founder of The Johns Hopkins Weight Management Center.
Medical AdvisorDr. Shawn Cole, MD, MS, MHA
Dr. Cole has nearly a decade of experience in telemedicine leadership and is passionate about delivering the highest quality care to all Found Members.
We found a new way
On average, Found members lost 10% of their body weight by
month 6, and kept it off.