By David B. Thomas, M.D.
March 3, 2019
Patients pursuing weight loss surgery face a maze of obstacles and hurdles that can be overwhelming. Both insurance company and surgeon requirements can delay and even make surgery not possible. My job as a surgeon is to guide patients through the process safely and help change lives. Because the system is not always ‘patient friendly’, it is important to visualize the end goal throughout the process. Here are a few ways that surgery will change your life!