Next Aurora BayCare bariatric surgery seminar is Dec. 12
Mon, Nov 27, 2017
TWO RIVERS – If you’re thinking about having surgery to lose weight, join one of our bariatric surgeons from Aurora BayCare Bariatric Surgery at a free seminar to discuss bariatric surgery.
It will take place at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 12, in the Michigan Room at Aurora Medical Center in Manitowoc County at 5000 Memorial Drive in Two Rivers. Those interested in attending may call 844-341-7787 or register online at bariatricsgreenbay.com.
Additional seminars are planned for 2018.
The seminars are designed for those considering a surgical option for losing a great deal of weight. Topics to be covered include:
- The journey to surgery
- Surgical options
- What happens after surgery
- Navigating the health insurance process
- How bariatric surgery affects multiple chronic health conditions
Attendees are encouraged to ask any questions about the bariatric surgery process.
Bariatric surgery facilitates weight loss by restricting the amount of food the stomach can hold. The procedure usually is performed in obese adults who cannot lose weight through diet and exercise.
About Aurora BayCare
Aurora BayCare Medical Center is a 167-bed, full-service tertiary care hospital located at 2845 Greenbrier Road on Green Bay’s east side. It opened in September 2001 as a joint venture of Aurora Health Care and BayCare Clinic. Aurora BayCare is committed to creating a better way to provide high quality tertiary healthcare, the latest in medical technology and superior service.
About BayCare Clinic
BayCare Clinic, baycare.net, is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. With its 100-plus physicians, BayCare Clinic offers expertise in more than 20 specialties, serving clinical locations in 13 regional communities. Based in Green Bay, Wis., BayCare Clinic is a joint partner in Aurora BayCare Medical Center.
About Aurora Health Care
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin-area health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve health care quality. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Aurora is Wisconsin's most comprehensive health care provider and the state's largest private employer. Aurora serves more than 1.2 million patients every year via a comprehensive network of facilities, services and providers, including 15 hospitals, 159 clinics, 70 pharmacies and 30,000 amazing Caregivers. As evidenced by more than 400 active clinical trials, Aurora is dedicated to delivering innovations to provide the best possible care today, and to define the best care for tomorrow.