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.

    Overcoming obstacles

    Mark
    55

    Mark struggled with his weight after a car accident that limited his mobility. Bariatric surgery helped him get back to his active lifestyle and opened new opportunities.  

     

    Read Mark's story here.


    Additional Testimonials

    Tim, 51
    "My goal and motivation is first my health and my family. I can now keep up with my five-year-old and I can outrun my older son."
    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."
    Joy, 39
    "I really don't feel like I would be here now... had I not had surgery."