Becoming a Patient
The best way to find out if you are a candidate for weight loss surgery is to attend one of the seminars with the bariatric team–either in person or online. The seminars’ focus and discussions are about the program, as well as questions and answers regarding care and the insurance process.
Life After Surgery
There are a few steps to take after the surgery that you should be aware of that help you in your journey to a healthier lifestyle. The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Lake Norman is here to help you with your personal journey.
Adjustable Gastric Banding Adjustments
No overnight stay expected for laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, one night hospital stay with laparoscopic gastric sleeve and two nights for gastric bypass surgery.
Weight loss surgery is only the first step. Lifestyle changes are the next step in reaching your weight loss goals. To help you accomplish your weight loss goals, The Center for Surgical Weight Loss at Lake Norman offers ongoing support groups that meet monthly, typically the first Monday of each month at 5:00 pm unless otherwise noted, for pre-operative and post-operative patients.
The stories and videos below are great testaments of how surgical weight loss can benefit you and your loved ones. The success stories our patients speak for themselves. Weight loss surgery: Patient results may vary. Consult your physician about the benefits and risks of weight loss surgery.