Ideal Wellness and Weight Loss, LLC


Mary Emmerling

MaryEmmerlingMODMary Emmerling is a Pittsburgh native from the North Hills area. She completed her undergraduate degree at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana. She also holds a Masters Degree in Education from Duquesne University. Mary has spent the last seven years working in the nutrition and wellness areas of the chiropractic industry. She also has extensive experience in training chiropractic offices in the areas of implementing marketing efforts for practices.

With the opening of Ideal Wellness and Weight Loss, her primary focus is the implementation of the Ideal Protein Weight Loss method as well as the BCS Laser Lipolysis equipment. She is trained and certified by both companies to not only administer the programs within the clinic, but also to implement new programs in the surrounding Pittsburgh area.

In her free time, Mary enjoys spending time with her three children.

Dr. Jonathan Stein

Dr. Jonathan Stein A North Hills native, Dr. Stein currently resides in Mars, PA. Having personally utilized the Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method to lose 50 pounds and then maintain his weight for over four years, he enjoys educating patients and the community about this life-changing program for Ideal Wellness and Weight Loss.

He believes that helping people understand the cause and effect of their food choices will empower them to improve their health naturally and help reverse the obesity epidemic that we are facing in North America.

Dr. Stein is a 1988 summa cum laude graduate from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. He obtained his BS in Biology, Pre-Med from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, magna cum laude, in 1985.

Brianne Garrett

BrianneGarettMOD Brianne comes to us via Indiana, where she attended Purdue University. As well as being an excellent addition to our coaching staff, Brianne manages the multiple Ideal Wellness & Weight Loss clinic locations and assists in training coaches throughout the Pittsburgh area.

Brianne found Ideal Protein over five years ago, achieving great success as a participant, then used her knowledge to transition to a wellness coach. Beyond her training in Ideal Protein, Brianne brings a warmth and understanding to our dieters and is truly an asset as a part of our team.

Paola Hammer

PaolaHammerMODPaola was born in Venezuela and has lived in Pittsburgh for 18 years. She is bilingual and speaks both English and Spanish. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business from Clarion University with a double major in International Business and Business Economics and a minor in French.

Paola found Ideal Protein and it completely changed her life. She says that this program was exactly what she was looking for. It allowed for her to change her lifestyle and introduce healthy eating habits which she has struggled with her whole life.

Paola had immense success on the program and wanted to help others achieve their goals. She joined our staff as a weight loss coach and uses her knowledge and experiences to guide our dieters through their own journey.

The Method

There are four phases in the Ideal Protein Weight Loss Protocol. During all four Phases you will receive one-on-one coaching, teaching you how your body gains weight and what you should be eating in order to maintain a balanced weight.

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Client Testimonials

I'm down 20 pounds and haven't been this thin (AND HEALTHY) since High School!

Ideal Protein was the perfect program for me after I graduated from college. The program is so easy to follow and I could see the results very quickly! I'm down 20 pounds and haven't been this thin (AND HEALTHY) since High School! Ideal Protein taught...

Tori, 23

*Individual results may vary from person to person, or individual to individual.

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There are also over twenty authorized locations in the Greater Pittsburgh area! Please call 800-588-8981 for an up to date location nearest you.

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