“The education I received before surgery was a tremendous help.”
—Janeth, Gastric Bypass Patient
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Topics Included in Free Bariatric Seminar
What is obesity? Learn about the effects of obesity on your overall health.
Weight-loss surgery options Learn about the types of bariatric surgery, including gastric sleeve and gastric bypass.
Preparing for weight-loss surgery Find out the steps you need to take before surgery.
Risks of weight-loss surgery Our bariatric specialists will explain potential risks of surgery.
What to expect after weight-loss Learn about recovery requirements and post-treatment expectations.
Benefits of Bariatric Surgery
- Rapid Weight Loss Most people lose weight quickly after surgery. The majority will occur in the first 18-24 months
- Greater Overall Health Bariatric surgery results in improvement of obesity related medical conditions, reducing the risk of heart attack and stroke
- Longer Lifespan Research further shows that patients live longer after weight loss surgery