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Weight Loss Surgery Seminar in Brewster New York

Tuesday, February 09, 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, March 11, 2010 at Sciortino’s Restaurant, 988 Route 22, in Brewster, New York from 6 to 8 p.m. Featured speaker Laura Choi, M.D., of Danbury Hospital’s nationally recognized Center for Weight Loss Surgery, discusses whether gastric bypass surgery is right for you. Dr. Choi is Director of The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Danbury Hospital, and a physician member of the Danbury Office of Physician Services, P.C.

Program highlights on March 11th include discussions that will 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 March 11th 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.

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.