Patient stories

  1. Bariatric Surgery Generates Far-Reaching Benefits for Scott Decker

    Extra weight was ruining Scott Decker's health and draining his bank account. Bariatric surgery helped Scott lose the weight and set the course to a healthier, happier life. ? Carrying extra pounds was taking a big financial toll on Scott Decker, of Bloomer, Wisconsin, and the excess weight was on track to cost him a [...]

  2. Minimally Invasive Bariatric Procedure Brings Relief, Joy in Food Again

    Stephanie Cortez had been battling the scale for most of her 47 years. Weighing 240 pounds, the Lake Park, Georgia, resident decided to undergo gastric bypass surgery in 2008 in the hopes of losing a hundred pounds. Stephanie made steady progress for the next six years. She adopted and maintained a healthier lifestyle and better [...]

Sept. 07, 2017