Dr. Pacholec is a Board-Certified Diplomate by the American Board of Bariatric Medicine and a Board-Certified Fellow by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Regenerative Medicine. She has over 20 years of experience with diet, nutrition, exercise, and medical weight loss programs.
Dr. Pacholec welcomes you to her practice in St. Petersburg and Lutz, FL.
Dr. Pacholec is the founder and Medical Director for both Central Pasco Weight Loss Center in Lutz, FL and Pacholec Center for Weight Loss in St Petersburg, FL. Both clinics specialize in weight loss, weight management, obesity-related illnesses, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), anti-aging/regenerative and functional medicine and nutrition. Dr. Pacholec believes that establishing a trusting and non-judgmental relationship with her patients helps them to better achieve their weight loss goals.
Dr. Pacholec uses an integrative health approach to treat the whole individual rather than just the symptom, so that each patient can become healthier in every aspect of their lives. Her specialties include medical weight loss, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, functional medicine, gastrointestinal disorders, thyroid conditions and cellular nutrient deficiencies. Dr. Pacholec majored in chemistry, foods and nutrition and received her Bachelor of Science degree from Douglass College of Rutgers University. She graduated with her M.D. degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey- Rutgers Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. She went on to complete her three-year residency in Internal Medicine at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ.