Glory Wellness Center & Weight Loss Clinic

Our Mission

This practice is dedicated to providing high quality, compassionate and cost-effective health care to the patients we serve. The ultimate purpose of all work in a medical practice is to help people. Service to the sick, the injured and infirmed must be provided when it is needed, thus a medical practice has to have operating policies in place to aid in obtaining this objective.

Many of the rules and policies of a medical practice are intended to build the confidence the patients feel in the physician and the supporting personnel. A strong physician-patient relationship is necessary if the patient is to receive the full benefit of the physician’s services.

Patients must feel they can talk freely to the physician, that the staff is knowledgeable and conscientious, and the medical practice is well managed. The physician’s employees play an important role in building the confidence by being tactful, cheerful, friendly, neat and industrious.

Our Team

Dr. Ikudayisi

Dr. Ikudayisi

Dr. David Ikudayisi is a Board Certified Internist with strong passion for Regenerative Medicine, who started developing a great interest in Aesthetic & Cosmetic Medicine at the end of his fifth year in medical school, when he was doing an elective clinical clerkship at a Cosmetic Surgical Center in Paris, France under the supervision of Dr. Sherriff in 1995. In USA, he assisted in various cosmetic surgeries at a Cosmetic Surgical Center in Philadelphia, PA in USA from 1998 to 2000 before starting his residency program in Internal Medicine.

Beginning in 1992, our weight loss program has successfully treated many patients and it was later modified for even better result in 2004 by Dr. David Ikudayisi, who continues to use evidence-based research results to modify the program when needed.

Building on this vast experience, our Wellness Centers offer the best in healthy, sustainable weight loss and maintenance programs, including lifestyle modification, Appetite Suppressant, hCG Sublingual or Injections, Nutritional Plans, Protein products, Nutraceuticals and supplements, all designed to help you lose and maintain your weight.

Dr. David Ikudayisi was born in West Africa, and he attended the Best Medical College in Russia - Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy, where graduated with flying colors. After graduation, he came to United States of America to further his education.

Dr. Ikudayisi did his Residency Training in Internal Medicine Primary Care at Interfaith Medical Center - Brooklyn Jewish Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. He came to Florida in June 2003 to further his training in Geriatric Medicine at University of South Tampa (USF), Tampa, FL.

Prior to starting his Residency training, Dr. David Ikudayisi had a two-year practical experience in various Cosmetic Surgeries in Philadelphia, PA, and this was preceded by his practical experience in cosmetic surgeries in Paris, France where his sister lived.

In Philadelphia, he assisted in many surgical cosmetic procedures like surgical facelifts, breast augmentation & reduction, tummy tucks, thigh lifts, liposuction, rhinoplasty, cheek & chin implants, fat transplant to lips to name a few.

Dr. David Ikudayisi is the Medical Director of Glory Wellness Center & Weight Loss Clinic. He started this multi-specialty health care center because of his comprehensive training, experience, strong interest and passion in Regenerative Medicine, Aesthetics and Cosmetic Medicine. Dr. Ikudayisi is also the medical director of our sister company - Body & Life Rejuvenation Medical Center - that provide services in Regenerative Medicine.

The variety of services provided includes Vampire Facelift, Vampire Breastlift, Vampire Nipplelift, Vampire Facial, O-Shot for women, P-Shot for men, BOTOX Cosmetic, JUVEDERM, Mesotherapy/Lipotherapy/Lipo-Dissolve, Adult and Adolescent Weight Management, Submental Liposuction, Autologous Fat Transfer, Adult Stem Cell Therapy, Anti-Aging Medicine/Preventive Medicine, and Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy.

Dr. David Ikudayisi speaks four (4) different languages and he is dedicated to giving back to the community. He does this through free community health fairs in Internal Medicine, Bariatrics and Aesthetics at various non-profit organization centers and at his Wellness Centers.

He strongly believes that “To whom much is given, much is expected" in order to glorify God in others’ lives.

In Hormone Replacement Therapy, Dr. David Ikudayisi has trained under “American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, aka A4M”, under the “Empire Medical Training” and under Dr. Neal Rouzier with other thousands of physicians in Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy, which is the #1 source worldwide for the continuing medical education for physicians doing HRT.

In Vampire Procedures that are trademarks using Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), he was trained by the Investor/designer of the Vampire procedures.

In medical application of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy, Dr. David Ikudayisi was trained under multiple organizations and renowned in USA.

In Adult Stem Cell Therapy or Regenerative Medicine, he was trained by some of the most influential Stem Cell Scientists in the world.

In Mesotherapy, Dr. David Ikudayisi trained under the renowned Dr. Patricia Rittes, the true & only pioneer of spot-fat-reduction (Lipotherapy/Lipodissolve), and Dr. Le Coz, the Head of the French Society of Mesotherapy."

Society and Memberships:

  • American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine
  • American Society of Bariatric Physician
  • American College of Physician
  • American Academy of Pain Management

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Dr. Rogers

Dr. Rogers

Dr Woods Rogers, III, MD graduated from West Point and subsequently from the University of Florida College of Medicine. He served in the US Air Force as a Flight Surgeon and General Medical Officer. On his return to civilian life he practiced hospital Emergency Medicine for 22 years, then 10 years as a general practitioner, adult medicine. Subsequently he has been involved in bariatric/weight loss medicine since 2007, and he joined Dr. David Ikudayisi at his Glory Wellness Center & Weight Loss Clinic in 2010. He brings a wide range of experience in assessment, counseling, and patient care to this organization.

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This is Glory Wellness Center & Weight Loss Clinic’s friendly and knowledgeable staff. They are always there with a smile and ready to answer all your questions.

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