For anyone who is ready to make a change, Adirondack Health is ready to help.
A series of free informational sessions for people considering weight loss surgery are being held in November and December. Interested individuals are invited to attend one of these sessions.
Established in 2000, the Bariatric (Weight Management) Program at Adirondack Medical Center and surgeon Dr. Michael Hill have been designated as a Center of Excellenceby the American Society for Metabolic Surgery.
Patients who have had weight-loss surgery five to 10 years ago experienced:
-100 percent resolution or improvement of Type II Diabetes
-93 percent resolution or improvement of high cholesterol
-83 percent resolution or improvement of high blood pressure
-100 percent resolution or improvement of sleep apnea
The free information sessions are Nov. 22, Dec. 6 and Dec. 20. These sessions begin at noon and take place in the Redfield Board Room at AMC in Saranac Lake.
For more information or to register, call 518-897-2531.