Freda Cobbinah, D.O., M.P.H.

Dr. Cobbinah has served patients in the San Antonio community since 2014 and is proud to call this city home. She has two children and enjoys painting, cooking and interior decorating.

Dr. Cobbinah achieved her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Miami with honors in Phi Theta Kappa, National Dean’s List, Provost Honor Roll and Alpha Epsilon Delta. She continued on to earn a Masters of Public Health from Barry University in 2007. In 2011, Dr. Cobbinah graduated from the University of North Texas Health Science as a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a Family Medicine Residency Program at the Bay Area Medical Center and achieved her Board Certification in family medicine in 2014. Dr. Cobbinah also achieved her Board Certification in Obesity Medicine in 2019. In addition, she serves as an Associate Clinical Professor at UIW School of Osteopathic Medicine.

Medical Weight Loss

As a Diplomate of Obesity Medicine, Dr. Cobbinah focuses on the four pillars of Obesity Medicine to treat her patients; Nutrition, Physical Activity, Behavior Modification and Medication. She utilizes these four scientifically-based pillars to individualized treatment plans that focus on achieving sustainable long term weight loss. She understands the individual needs of people struggling with weight loss. She collaborates with patients to create a comprehensive treatment approach specific to their needs.

For some, excess weight and obesity occur as early as toddler-hood. Dr. Cobbinah accepts patients as young as 9 years old and utilizes a family-centered approach to combat childhood obesity.