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Surgeons answer questions about weight loss options, living a healthy in Kern County

Adventist Health Bakersfield
Posted at 1:26 PM, Jul 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-27 19:16:04-04

If you’ve struggled to lose a significant amount of weight through diet and exercise, you might consider bariatric surgery. In this broadcast of the Wellness Connection, we’ll talk to surgeons who help transform lives through bariatric surgery at Adventist Health Bakersfield.

You’ll meet a patient who underwent surgery and successfully lost the weight and kept it off. We’ll answer common questions about the various types of procedures, and help identify if you too, might be a good candidate.

Adventist Health Bakersfield received accreditation through a program of The American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).

The hospital is a Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery, indicating it has a proven history of delivering exceptional care and results.