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Though results vary from case to case, patients can expect to lose between 55 and 70 percent of their excess weight. As bariatric surgery is just one step to achieving better health, potential patients are urged to attend one of our meet and greet seminars.

Patients who are accepted for surgery typically undergo 3-6 months of preparation during which they are introduced to a variety of individualized support services including nutritional counseling, exercise training, behavior modification, and psychological therapy.