Bariatric surgery is one of our most effective weapons in the fight against obesity and improves many weight-related conditions. Your patients are asking about it, but are you fully informed? This symposium will include important information that you need to know in order to properly educate your patients about their options. You will leave this session with a better understanding of the preoperative assessment, postoperative issues, complications, and the importance of long-term follow up, as well as some of the new and emerging treatment options.


3:30pm It’s Time: Preoperative Assessment and Perioperative Management/MRP
Angela Fitch, MD
4:00pm It’s Complicated: Post Operative Issues and Long-term Follow Up
Meera Shah, MD
4:30pm It’s Coming: Emerging Therapies, Endoscopic Sleeve
Reem Sharaiha, MD