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Free UCLA Seminar: Treating Weight Gain after Bariatric Surgery

Date: 04/03/2014
Contact: Rachel Champeau ()
Phone: 310-794-2270

What:            

Weight gain after bariatric surgery is a common problem that occurs several years after the operation, often due to stretching that expands the surgically created gastric pouch.  At an upcoming free seminar, UCLA experts will cover the mechanisms of such weight gain and a new minimally-invasive procedure to tighten the gastric pouch that may have expanded over time.  In addition, experts will provide the latest diet and nutrition information that can help maximize health for bariatric surgery patients.

Who:             

UCLA gastroenterologist Dr. Rabindra Watson and UCLA dietician Yasmin Firouzman.
 
When:           

Saturday, April 26
10-11:30 a.m.

Where:          

UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
Auditorium
1250 16th Street
Santa Monica, CA  90404
           
Info/RSVP:  

For additional information, parking instructions and to RSVP please call 800-516-5323 or go to the following website: http://gastro.ucla.edu/body.cfm?id=127
                       
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