Physician Office Visits with Selected Chronic Conditions, by Visit Diagnosis

Notes: 1 Difference between visits for obesity and visits for all other diagnoses is statistically significant (p < 0.05).
A visit for obesity is a visit in which obesity is listed by the provider as one of up to three diagnoses for the visit.

Data Source: CDC/NCHS, National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2012.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/National Center for Health Statistics: Characteristics of Physician Office Visits for Obesity by Adults Aged 20 and Over: United States, 2012