Local Doctor Opens New Weight loss Franchise in Oxford

Oxford, CT- Oxford residents now have access to a proven weight loss program. As a franchise owner of four Medi-Weightloss® Oxford, Dr. Luiza Petre is excited to open her second weight loss center in the state of Connecticut at 100 Oxford Road. Since opening her first Medi-Weightloss® location in West Hartford, Connecticut three years ago, Dr. Petre and her medical staff have helped patients lose nearly 19,000 pounds. With over seventeen years of medical experience, Dr. Petre is ecstatic about being able to provide another vital weight loss resource as her team helps patients improve their overall health.

With 24 percent of the population in Connecticut suffering from obesity (Centers for Disease Control, 2016), Dr. Petre is looking forward to providing patients with the tools and support they need to succeed. As part of the program, patients receive nutritional and behavioral counseling, exercise recommendations, and a supply of the Medi-Weightloss® Signature Supplements.

About Medi-Weightloss® Franchise Owner

Dr. Luiza Petre

As a Cardiologist, Dr. Petre is highly skilled. Yet, she has never wavered from her true calling — caring for patients, while emphasizing and advocating disease prevention and wellness. She decided to join Medi-Weightloss® and expand her work beyond her Cardiology practice, to help shine a light on the need for preventive healthcare, especially as it relates to weight management.

In 2000, Dr. Petre began her medical career and later completed her Internal Medicine Residency at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital in New York. In 2004, she was appointed to a Cardiology Fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. Currently, she is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Cardiology Clinical Instructor at NYU Langone Medical Center. She is also board-certified in Cardiovascular Diseases, Internal Medicine, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, and Vascular Ultrasound and certified in Cardiac CT and Age Management Medicine. She also is a franchise owner of four Medi-Weightloss® locations spread throughout two states.

About Medi-Weightloss®

Established in 2005, Medi-Weightloss® offers a physician-supervised weight loss program. Physicians and medical professionals provide individualized care based on patient’s goals, health, and medical history. The program includes weekly consultations that focus on nutrition, lifestyle, and exercise. In addition to weight loss programs for adults that has resulted in 3.5 million pounds lost nationwide, Medi-Weightloss® has specialized weight loss programs for adolescents and diabetics. Medi-Weightloss® also offers a Workplace Wellness Program, InterActive Exercise, and Signature Supplements and Products. Currently, there are over 130 franchises sold in 31 states.


The Oxford, CT office is welcoming new patients!

100 Oxford Rd

Oxford, CT 06478







Centers for Disease Control (2016). Nutrition, physical activity and obesity: data, trends and maps. Retrieved from: https://nccd.cdc.gov/dnpao_dtm/rdPage.aspx?rdReport=DNPAO_DTM.ExploreByLocation&rdRequestForwarding=Form