MetabolicMD is a medical weight loss practice providing physician-supervised, nutritionist-supported, individualized care.
Dr. Paul Kolodzik, MD, FACEP, FASAM, has provided weight loss and wellness services to patients for the last decade. Our practice provides evidence-based, scientifically proven, technologically-driven weight loss and disease management solutions. This treatment approach not only propels patients toward the ideal weight they desire, but also prevents and reverses selected disease processes such as diabetes, pre-diabetes, insulin resistance, hypertension, high cholesterol, and fatty liver disease. No supplements, medications, or meal replacements are required. The CGM diet is a drug-free approach to weight loss and physical well-being.
Get to know the MetabolicMD Team.
Paul Kolodzik, MD, FACEP, FASAM, MBA
Dr. Kolodzik graduated from the University of Notre Dame, and attended the Wright State University School of Medicine. He then completed the WSU Integrated Residency in Emergency Medicine in 1987, serving as chief resident in his final year. He finished a Fellowship at the Miami Valley hospital in 1988, and received an MBA from the University of Dallas in 1996. He has served as clinical faculty at the Ohio State University School of Medicine and has been an Assistant Clinical Professor at Wright State University since 1989. He is Board Certified by The American College of Emergency Medicine and the American Board of Preventive Medicine. Dr Kolodzik served as Medical Director of Integrated Wellness Solutions, a national provider of employee wellness programs, between 2010 and 2016. Dr. Kolodzik is also Board Certified in Addiction Medicine. For the past five years, in addition to helping patients succeed at losing weight and reverse chronic disease, he has treated patients with drug, alcohol, and food addiction conditions.
Dr. Kolodzik has had a passion for health and wellness for over 30 years. This was manifested initially as participation in athletics, and subsequently by pursuing personal fitness with a focus on diet and exercise. He believes that for most people a regimen of limiting carbohydrate intake and frequent physical activity are the keys to weight loss, wellness, and disease avoidance. He practices the lifestyle he prescribes for his patients.
Director of Patient Care & Behavioral Services
Ms. Duncan has worked in the wellness industry for over a decade. Her practice setting background includes a focus on preventive medicine, hormonal balance, food addiction, and weight loss. Her clinical responsibilities have included working closely with physicians providing patient care coordination and continuum of care integration between weight loss clinic services and primary care physician practices. Ms. Duncan has an extensive history in the field of addiction medicine, with a focus on food addiction, and holds a license in chemical dependency counseling.
Ms. Duncan, originally from Cincinnati, enjoys cooking with a focus on organic foods and low carbohydrate recipes. When she is not working or cooking, she is spending time with her fiancé and five-year-old daughter.
Ms. Heinl is a graduate of the Palmer College of Chiropractic Medicine with a science degree in chiropractic technology. Her training included certification in the areas of wellness and nutrition. She has worked in the wellness industry for nearly a decade, assisting patients in achieving improved nutrition and weight loss. Ms. Heinl has a special interest and expertise in low carbohydrate diet options ranging from the ketogenic diet to the low glycemic index diet, including the many diet variations between these two ends of the low carbohydrate diet spectrum. She has also worked in a rehabilitation clinic setting helping patients recover from illness and injury. In her role overseeing MetabolicMD’s clinic operations, she has demonstrated a passion for helping others. Ms. Heinl enjoys assisting her patients in making healthy lifestyle changes and derives great satisfaction in seeing her patients experience weight loss success and improved health. She is also currently completing certification requirements as a Certified Nutrition Consultant.
Born and raised in Dayton, Melanie is extremely active. She enjoys snowboarding with her husband and two daughters, horseback riding, and cruising in her “Old Skool Cadillac”.