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Learn how to prepare for and what to expect from weight loss surgeries at Genesis.
Genesis Dietitian Teresa Pangan talks dieting and how it takes far more to set you up for successful weight loss.
The goal of bariatric surgery is to reduce and maintain permanent loss of a least half of the preoperative excess body weight, improving health and reducing weight-related health risks. If you are considering gastric bypass surgery, you are required to meet a number of criteria.
This diagram explains the human digestive system
Meet the staff of Genesis Center for Weight Management.
The extent to which a person is overweight is often measured using the Body Mass Index (BMI).
The Optifast® Weight Management Program was developed to facilitate weight loss and to assist in keeping it off long term without surgery.
More information about our surgical weight-loss options may be obtained by attending one of our educational classes. Classes are held regularly each month in the Center for Bariatric Surgery building.
Wendy Niswander never thought bariatric surgery was for her, even after years of struggling with her weight and mounting health problems. She took nine medications each day and uncomfortably carried 239 pounds on her 5-foot, 1-inch frame.
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