If your New Year's Resolution for 2016 is to lose weight-- join us
at our next free seminar "Surgical Weight Loss: Is it Right for Me?” on
Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at 6 p.m. The seminar topics include gastric bypass, gastric sleeve and Lap-Band,
the genetics-obesity connection and a glimpse into what the future offers
for bariatric procedures.
“If your resolution is to lose weight and keep it off, consider surgical
weight loss. Bariatric surgery has been found to very successful for long-term
weight-loss and also typically helps eliminate diabetes and other dangerous
Dr. Julie Ellner. “There are more options than ever before to reach your long-term
The seminar will be hosted by the Dr. Julie Ellner, the medical director
of Alvarado's bariatrics program, and
Dr. Vadim Avulov. Many insurance plans now cover bariatric surgery and a representative
will be on-hand to answer your insurance and other payment-option questions.
The seminar is free but registration is encouraged by calling (800) 258-2723,
register online at AlvaradoHospital.com or
e-mail us. The seminar will be held in the Alvarado Hospital Conference Center
at 6645 Alvarado Road, San Diego 92120. Free parking is available in the
hospital parking garage.
To learn more about Alvarado Hospital's Surgical Weight-Loss Program,