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Get the Skinny on Weight Loss Surgery at the CH Booth Library

Friday, April 16, 2010 - Danbury, CT

The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Danbury Hospital invites you to attend a free informational seminar on weight loss surgery on Thursday, May 13, 2010 at the C.H. Booth Library in Newtown from 6 to 8 p.m. Featured speaker Keith Zuccala, MD, of Danbury Hospital’s nationally recognized Center for Weight Loss Surgery, discusses whether gastric bypass surgery is right for you. Program highlights also will include discussions that address:

  • Who qualifies?
  • What to expect before and after surgery
  • Setting realistic expectations
  • The long term benefits and program support
  • Payment and insurance coverage

Please join us on May 13th and bring a friend or family member to learn more and explore this life changing, life-saving surgery.

To register, contact the Danbury Hospital Call Center at 1-800-516-3657. For more information about Danbury Hospital’s Weight Loss Center, go to

About Danbury Hospital

Danbury Hospital is a 371-bed regional medical center and university teaching hospital associated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, the Yale University School of Medicine, the Connecticut School of Medicine and Columbia University Medical Center. The hospital provides centers of excellence in cardiovascular services, cancer, weight loss surgery, orthopedics, digestive disorders, radiology and diagnostic imaging. It also offers specialized programs for sleep disorders and asthma management. Medical staff members are board-certified in their specialties, and most serve on the faculty of the nation’s finest medical centers offering a higher level of experience.

Danbury Hospital is recognized by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) National Surgical Quality Improvement program (NSQIP) as one of 25 ACE NSQIP participating hospitals in the United States to achieve exemplary outcomes for surgical patient care.