Objectives:

Differentiate between weight regain/obesity disease relapse and anatomic complications. Stress importance of multidisciplinary team approach in evaluating and managing these complex patients


1:30pm Introduction
1:35pm Evaluation of patient presenting with weight regain
Christa Trigilio-Black, PA-C
1:55pm Nutritional considerations for revisional surgery
Catherine Chapmon, MS RD
2:15pm Psychological considerations for revisional surgery
Kati Duncan, PsyD
2:35pm Patient selection process: Team approach (and what to do when the answer is unclear (pharmacotherapy)
Eric DeMaria, MD
2:50pm Questions/Discussion
3:00pm Break
3:30pm Introduction of Part 2 AKA: When the Answer is Yes to Revision
Christa Trigilio-Black, PA-C
3:35pm Revision of AGB: Obesity relapse or complications
Richard M Peterson, MD MPH
3:50pm Revision or Conversion of Sleeve Gastrectomy: Obesity relapse re-sleeve/convert to GBP/convert to DS or SADIE
Helmuth Billy, MD
4:05pm Revision of Sleeve Gastrectomy: Complications dysphagia/reflux/leak: conservative vs surgical intervention
Dana A Telem, MD
4:20pm Revision of Gastric Bypass: Obesity relapse Revise pouch/GJ/long blind segment vs convert to distal
John Romanelli, MD
4:40pm Revision of Gastric Bypass: Complications Marginal ulcer/GG fistula/malnutrition/intussusception
Edward Felix, MD FASMBS
5:00pm Questions/Discussion
5:30pm Adjourn