Weight gain after the holiday season is very common. However, if you have been struggling with your weight and weight-related medical problems for some time, you may be the perfect candidate for weight loss surgery or other nonsurgical methods. Carrying excess weight puts you at risk for a variety of issues, including diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea, breathing problems, bone and joint problems, and much more.
What nonsurgical weight loss options are out there?
- Exercise and nutrition education
- Meal planning with a nutritionist
- Structured weight loss groups
- Psychological support
- Behavioral training for mindful eating
- Management and monitoring of weight-related diseases and health issues
What are common surgical weight loss options?
- Adjustable Gastric Band
- Lap Band®
- Gastric Bypass
- Duodenal Switch
- Sleeve Gastrectomy
What type of weight loss options does Jordan Valley Medical Center offer?The physicians and medical staff at Jordan Valley Medical Center offer a multidisciplinary program to those experiencing difficulty losing and keeping weight off. This program offers:
- Educational seminars
- Surgical preparation
- Surgical procedures
- Postoperative support