CATSKILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOSTS BARIATRIC WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY SEMINAR – 11/30/2015
November 30, 2015 – Harris, N.Y. – Catskill Regional Medical Center will host a free, educational seminar, “Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery” on Wednesday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. at Bernie’s Holiday Restaurant located at 277 Rock Hill Drive in Rock Hill, New York. Seats are limited and registration is required by calling 1-855-EAT-RITE (328-7483).
Led by Bariatric Surgeon, Peter H. Kwon, MD FACS and co-facilitated by Karen McKoy, RN, this informational seminar will cover topics such as obesity treatment options including non-surgical approaches and gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric banding surgery, eligibility criteria for weight loss surgery, tips for continued success post-op and more.
Peter H. Kwon, MD FACS has 29 years of experience in the field of general and laparoscopic surgery, and 12 years of experience in the field of bariatric surgery, and has performed over 3,000 weight loss surgeries. He is the founder and director of Tri-state Bariatrics, which has helped over 6,000 severely obese patients with surgical weight loss over the past 12 years.
To learn more information about the services offered at Catskill Regional, visit www.crmcny.org. Catskill Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.