SwedishAmerican and UW Health to Host FREE Bariatric Surgery Community Talk

If you’ve ever wondered whether bariatric surgery is right for you, SwedishAmerican and UW Health invite you to attend a FREE informational session led by Dr. Michael Garren, Medical Director of the Surgical Weight Management program at UW Health. Attendees also will have the opportunity to hear from a current patient in the weight management program.

Learn how the extensive support services and premium treatment offered by the UW Health Surgical Weight Management Program could help you lose weight safely, restore health and improve your quality of life. Attendees will learn about the following topics:

•Are you a candidate for bariatric surgery?
•What are your surgical options?
•What can you expect from our program?
•Life after bariatric surgery

The presentation will take place on Monday, May 1 from 6 – 7:30 PM at the SwedishAmerican Regional Cancer Center, 3535 N. Bell School Road, Rockford. Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP by Friday, April 28 at www.uwhealth.org/bariatricsurgery. For questions or more information, contact Keely Jeppson at (608) 262-0950.

For further information, contact:

Katryna Kirby