Weight Loss Surgery Questions, Answers & Support

Ask our surgeons, bariatric nurses and community your weight loss surgery questions and review and respond to questions and answers from others…

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Please note that in order for your question to be approved, it must detailed and thorough… the more detail you provide, the better our surgeons and community will be able to respond to your issue.

Here’s what to include (at a minimum):

– Your background (i.e. what led you to the place you are at regarding your question)
– Challenges relating to your question and how you’ve already tried to overcome them
– Which surgery you are considering or have already had

If you’d like, please also feel free to submit up to four photographs.

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Your question and background information will appear on a Web page exactly the way you enter it here. You can wrap a word in square brackets to make it appear bold. For example [my story] would show as my story on the Web page containing your story.

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