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.

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Transcript: Greater confidence

I’ve always struggled with confidence. I am my harshest critic, I don’t tend to believe in myself a lot of times. But seeing the transformation I’ve made and seeing the progress and know I actually did this. I had multiple people who said “This is the worst thing you’ve ever decided to do. You’re not going to do this. You’re going to fail”. Just to prove them wrong I just have this new-found confidence. You can see it. I’m happier and I love this decision I’ve made. It’s been great.