Summa has a unique way of guiding weight loss surgery patients. We nurture and support our patients through every step of their journey.
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Approximately 300,000 people die each year from obesity-related illnesses. Obesity is now ranked as the second-highest cause of preventable deaths in the country.
At Summa’s Bariatric Care Center, our weight loss surgery team can improve or eliminate several serious conditions that often accompany obesity, including:
Patients who lose a significant amount of weight often see dramatic improvement or even cure these conditions. They can reduce or eliminate many medications – and sleep without the need for a machine to help them breathe.
While diet and exercise have been consistently shown to result in weight loss, 90-95% regain the lost weight within 1-2 years. Compared to these results, weight loss surgery has been shown to be most effective in helping people to maintain significant weight loss.
If you are not a current Summa Bariatric Care Center patient and would like to learn more about our program, please call (888) 567-4577.