Event Details

Event Details

Title: Weight Loss Seminar - 9/8/14
Date: Monday, September 08, 2014    Add to Calendar
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Address: 1600 E. Broadway
Main Lobby
Columbia, MO 65201
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Contact Name: Lisa Schaffer, RN, BSN
Contact Phone: (573) 815-6466
Boone Hospital Center offers a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary Weight Loss Surgery Program. The multi-disciplinary team includes the surgeon, registered nurse and coordinator of the program, registered dietitian, exercise therapist, psychologist and financial counselor. The educational seminar provides information regarding gastric banding using the LAP-BAND System. The risks and benefits of surgery, lifestyle changes and commitments needed after surgery, who is a candidate for surgery, patient responsibilities, how to proceed if interested in the surgery and expectations following surgery are also discussed at the seminar. All interested candidates are required to attend the seminar before proceeding or seeing the surgeon.