How to Get Started with Weight Loss Surgery
Weight loss surgery can be a critical turning point in your life. At Presbyterian/St. Luke’s, we encourage you to take the decision process step by step to make sure you’re prepared for the lifestyle transformation ahead.
Do Your Research
Evaluate Your Options
Find out why it’s important to choose a Bariatric Center of Excellence <link either to Center of Excellence section or to asbms.org>, and consider what kind of services and support you will need to ensure your personal success.
Connect with the community
Listen to the stories of people who have undergone the weight loss surgery. Start forging relationships that will help you make a decision and stick to a long-term plan. Register to receive our newsletter and e-mails updates, follow us on Twitter for tips and encouragement.
Prepare to Change Your Lifestyle
Your surgery is just the first step in a lifelong commitment to a healthy lifestyle, which includes eating right, exercising and remaining an integral part of the community so you can help others.
Is weight loss surgery ever covered by insurance? We have the answers to all your pressing questions about weight loss surgery and insurance.