Take the First Step
The seminars are held the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 6pm. To register for a seminar call 601-936-1170.
Support groups are the third Tuesday of each month at 6pm.
Studies prove that excess weight increases the risk of heart disease and stroke.
Morbid obesity brings a greater risk for illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea and gallstones.
Individuals 100 pounds over ideal body weight or with a BMI of 40 or more are considered morbidly obese.
Adjustable Gastric Band surgery is a safe and effective weight-loss option--available worldwide for nearly 15 years.
For those 50 to 100 percent over ideal body weight, diet and exercise have a five percent success rate for long-term weight loss.
Many insurance health plans cover bariatric surgery: check your individual plan for benefits and coverage.
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass produces the highest amount of weight loss in the shortest time.
The Vertical Gastric is less invasive than a Bypass.
2550 Flowood Dr., Ste. 403Flowood, MS 39232(601) 936-1170