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Weight Loss Surgery: Embarking on a Life-Saving Journey

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In this episode of Breakthrough Medicine, experts from our Bariatric Surgery program perform a gastric bypass procedure on a patient who is 150 pounds over her ideal body weight. Follow this patient on an emotional journey through surgery and her dramatic transformation over the course of eight months. In the episode, you will hear from another patient who underwent weight-loss surgery over 18 months ago and is now rid of seven different medical conditions and no longer on any medication.

To register for a free weight loss surgery informational seminar, visit www.uhealthbariatrics.com or call (305) 243-4000.

We invite you to learn more about Dr. Nestor de la Cruz-Muñoz, the UHealth physician in this episode. You can also send your questions to Dr. de la Cruz-Muñoz.

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