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Published:  October 13, 2008

Weight Loss Seminar on 10/21/08

Free seminar on weight loss surgery Oct. 21 at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital

The Woodlands, TX – A free informational seminar about weight loss surgery will be held on Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital in the Lakeview Conference Room A.

This seminar will provide information about the latest surgical weight loss techniques including roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding surgeries. The discussion will also cover life changes that follow weight loss surgery, weight loss management, and obesity-related complications. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet patients who have had bariatric surgery.

As part of the hospital’s bariatric program, St. Luke’s offers a multidisciplinary approach toward bariatric surgery.  The team of dedicated health care professionals includes dietitians, exercise therapists, nurses, board-certified physicians and surgeons who are dedicated to helping patients reach their goal of achieving healthy, sustained weight loss.

To register for the seminar, please call Diane Borden, RN, Bariatric Coordinator at (936) 266-2279.

St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital is located at 17200 St. Luke’s Way in The Woodlands, at the southwest corner of SH 242 and I-45. For more information, please call (936) 266-2000.

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