These patient stories are from real patients who have had weight loss surgery. Actual results after surgery will vary with each individual. The opinions expressed by patients should not be taken as medical advice. All surgery presents risk. Weight, age, and medical history determine your specific risks. Consult your doctor to see if weight loss surgery may be right for you.

    Telling others about surgery

    John
    53

    John talks about his decision to tell only his immediate family about his procedure. 

     

    Read John's story here.


    Additional Testimonials

    Marybeth, 59
    "I know that I have a different, healthier, more active life because of the surgery."
    Caroline, 43
    "The biggest change in my life has been my confidence. I don't even think about my weight now. I feel good every day."
    Stuart, 29
    "Surgery definitely worked for me. I feel better. I'm happier. I don't regret my decision at all. I think it was a hard ride, but a well-worth-it ride."