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Doctor Profiles 2017

Center for Nutrition & Preventive Medicine, P.A.

Map4963 W. 135 Street
Leawood, KS 66224
(913) 814-8222

   Rick Tague, M.D., M.P.H. & T.M. is a medical weight loss and “Optimum Health” specialist. Dr. Tague founded the Center for Nutrition and Preventive Medicine clinics in 1996. Since that time, Dr. Tague has assisted over 20,000 patients in their pursuit of weight loss and improved health.

   After studying medicine, public health, nutrition, and disease prevention at Tulane University in New Orleans, Dr. Tague determined to devote his career to assisting patients in achieving optimum health through the power of weight loss and excellent nutrition. Dr. Tague’s clinics offer a customized care approach with one-on-one consultations with a highly experienced and understanding medical doctor. 

   Dr. Tague’s treatment plans address common problems like excessive appetite, food cravings, chronic overeating, “yo-yo” dieting, stress eating, and emotional eating. The common challenges of a sluggish metabolism and “less than ideal” eating patterns are also managed.

   The Center for Nutrition’s team of medical providers will design a powerful, comprehensive plan specifically for you that will help you lose excess weight and deal with important medical conditions like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, or diabetes.

   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 and is board certified by the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the American Board of Family Medicine. His medical practice has focused on Optimum Health through weight loss and excellent nutrition since 1996.

   4963 W. 135th St., Leawood, KS 66224. For more information, call 913-814-8222 or visit taguenutrition.com