Anyone interested in learning more about safe and effective weight loss surgical options, differences between gastric bypass and gastric banding, and information regarding insurance coverage is invited to attend a Weight Loss Surgery Information Session.
The surgical program is led by bariatric surgeon Dr. Moses Shieh, D.O. F.A.C.O.S. from Suncoast Surgical Associates. Dr. Shieh is board-certified in general surgery, fellowship trained in bariatric surgery and cosmetic surgery, and is a member of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery.
"The program will offer the healthcare providers and patients of Southwest Florida an added option in the battle of this national epidemic of morbid obesity," said Dr. Shieh.
The Weight Loss Surgery Information Session will take place on Thursday, Aug. 20 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Lee Memorial Hospital Auditorium, located at 2776 Cleveland Avenue in Fort Myers.
Reservations are required. Please call 239-343-9966 to reserve your place.