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Bariatric Surgery

More advanced than ever, weight loss surgery has emerged as one of the most effective tools to combat obesity and other weight related medical conditions. To find out who’s a candidate for weight loss surgery, how the surgery works and its latest advancements, Emmy-winning journalist and former NBC 10 investigative reporter Lu Ann Cahn sat down with bariatric surgeons Fernando B. Bonanni Jr., MD, Director, Institute of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health and David S. Tichansky, MD, FACS, Director, Jefferson Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Program, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital – Jefferson Health. Watch the interview below:

Presented by Philadelphia magazine and Jefferson Health.

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