The decision to undergo bariatric surgery should be well informed.  The following information serves as a guide to developing a detailed understanding of the benefits and risks of bariatric surgery as treatment for the diseases of morbid obesity.  Like so many people who struggle with their weight, you’ve probably made several attempts to take control using diet and exercise.  The fact is, more than 95% of people who take part in non-surgical weight loss programs will fail to achieve and maintain significant weight loss for a long period of time.

Your interest in this information shows that you want to learn more about experiencing life at a healthier weight.  Weight loss surgery has been proven to help people achieve a healthier weight. To maintain this ideal weight is up to you!!

Surgery is a serious decision.  Taking certain steps in the right order can help ensure you get all the necessary information to identify the most effective treatment.  What is the steps:

Get informed

Find out if you are a candidate for bariatric surgery

See if your insurance covers your surgery

Start using a support program / group

The goal is to have everything in place to feel confident with your decision to achieve and maintain a healthier weight.