When Russell Brown was admitted to Mather Hospital in 2015 with an infection in his foot and his sugars spiraling, he knew it was time for a change. “I had tried dieting. I’ve dieted and lost a hundred pounds and gained it right back,” said Mr. Brown. After developing diabetes at 30 years old, he decided it was time for a more permanent solution to keep the weight off and his sugars under control. Mr. Brown was then introduced to Arif Ahmad, MD, director of Mather Hospital’s Center of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery™.Details
Our patients will likely tell you the same story — we have helped change their lives. Weight loss is very personal for everyone, and we make sure we tailor your experience to your goals, expectations and lifestyle. While surgery is a key part of each of our patients’ journey to their healthy weight, each of them realizes they are making changes that often go far beyond just weight loss. Let them tell you themselves.