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Bariatric NWCH

January 29, 2015
Alok GandhiTake back control! If you are overweight and it is affecting your health, take back control your weight and improve your quality of life. Let us help you take the first step safely and effectively. Dr. Alok Gandhi from Bariatrics of Western New York at Rochester General Hospital will be hosting free informational seminars on proven approaches to weight loss. The introductory seminars will be held at the DeMay Living Center Classroom (on the Newark-Wayne Community Hospital Campus) on the following Mondays at 6 pm: Monday, February 2nd; Monday, March 2nd and Monday, April 6th. You only need to attend one to find out how the Bariatric Program can help you.

The Bariatric Program at Rochester General Hospital is a designated a Center of Excellence by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality improvement program (MBSAQIP) of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).

Patients who would like to learn more about weight loss options, including the Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass and Laparoscopic Duodenal Switch, are encouraged to sign-up for one of these sessions by calling the Rochester Regional Health System LINK LINE toll-free at 1 (877) 922-LINK (5465).

"Bariatric surgery can improve and often cure medical conditions associated with obesity such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, and sleep disorders. Our program will empower you to lose weight and become healthier," said Dr. Gandhi, Bariatric Surgeon.