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.

    A life without joint pain

    Marybeth
    59

    Marybeth suffered from joint pain in her ankles due to her weight. She decided bariatric surgery was the best way for her to start living a healthier life. Her success inspired her husband to do the same.

     

     

     

    Read Marybeth's story here.


    Additional Testimonials

    Joy, 39
    "I really don't feel like I would be here now... had I not had surgery."
    Agerian, 49
    "This surgery was a tool to help me get started on the right path to weight loss. It helped me lose enough weight to move, to walk, and to exercise."
    John, 53
    "The weight loss is one thing, but to get rid of the diabetes and all other associated illnesses that go with the diabetes, that is number one for me."