Friday, January 04, 2013
Free Bariatric Surgery Informational Seminar
ELKHART, IN. – Elkhart General Hospital Bariatric and Metabolic Institute is holding a free informational seminar titled “An Introduction to Bariatric Surgery: Is it Right for You?” on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 6 p.m. at the New Directions Conference Center, Room 3414, located on the Hospital 3rd floor.
Eric Knapp, MD, Bariatric Surgeon and Medical Director of the Elkhart General Hospital Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, will provide an in-depth presentation on weight-loss surgery and the Elkhart General Hospital Bariatric and Metabolic Institute. He’ll describe details of the surgical procedures, the medical effects of untreated obesity, and the lifestyle changes that accompany weight-loss surgery. There will be time allotted for questions and answers. Attendees are encouraged to bring a support person.
No registration is required and walk-ins are welcome. Those interested should bring their insurance information. For more information, please call 574-523-3264 or toll free at 855-874-3BMI (3264). This event is free and open to the public.
For more information contact:
Elkhart General Hospital, Media & Special Events Coordinator