Holy Spirit News

Educational Lecture on Weight Loss with the Lap-Band® to be Offered

Posted: 27 December 2012

Holy Spirit Health System will host a free educational seminar on for those who want to learn more about weight loss with the Lap-Band®.  J. Bret DeLone, MD, Kunkel Surgical Group, will present “How can we help you reach your weight loss goals” on Thursday, January 17, at 6 p.m. in the Holy Spirit Hospital auditorium.

Dr. DeLone will discuss diets, physical activity, behavior modification, and weight loss surgery in the severely obese. He will talk about current surgical options for weight loss and the advantages and disadvantages. He will describe who qualifies for the Lap-Band surgery and the requirements for prospective patients prior to surgery.

Light refreshments will be served. There is no need to register. If you have questions, please call 763-2427.